Spring-time birch leaves

I took a short walk in a nearby forest. There was no goal to find anything very special, I rather walked and looked around. The first signs of spring are already visible, but most of them were not worth capturing. However, the first leaves of a birch tree caught my eye. The tree was generally still quite bare, only one branch showed the first leaves. This branch must have been more in the sun then.

And these are the pictures of that day’s walk: