Fall colors are being swallowed by a freak flood of the Meramec River. About ten feet of this tree is under water. The vantage point is from about half way up the Valley Park levee.
Technial: Nikon D700, Nikkor 180mm f2.8 "Leni Lens", ISO 200, f/4.0 @ 1/800s, handheld. RAW file processed in Lightroom 2.4 64-bit.