Technically, the golden hour describes a time of day. Two times, actually — once when the sun first lights up the world then later as the day fades away. But it’s so much more than a time of day. Beloved by photographers, these moments are filled with light that bathes everything in a gilded, hazy perfection. Seems to us that Mother Nature was the original Instagrammer.
To us, these hours never seemed more sweet and precious than in these last few weeks of summer. So use this week's Pinterest favorites as inspiration to get out and savor these golden rays before they drip onto the leaves and finally fade into winter white.
From top to bottom, this week's favorite pins are: