I shared a similar shot a short time ago, taken at the same time, here: https://hlhull.smugmug.com/Daily-Photos/MyDailyPic-2015/i-vhz6JT3/A. I only now wish I'd gotten the branch more in focus...
Thank you for your views, comments and critiques!
January 4, 2015
fall colorleavesleaves and barkFullerton Arboretumtrees
outstanding work wonderful
So neat, with the tantalizing glimpses of rain or dew drops on the delicate foliage.
Beautiful color and light!
Excellent capture Howard! Lovely light.
Beautiful comp and light.
I really like the sparkly bokeh!