Our Photo of the Week, submitted by Pittsburgh Instagrammer @jtaylor412 captures the stunning beauty and vibrant colors of fall—and documents an idyllic October moment—in Mt. Lebanon’s Bird Park.

Autumn is a spectacular time in Pittsburgh and Western Pennsylvania, especially given our region’s dramatic topography and landscape. We cannot wait to see more of your Instagram submissions documenting the colorful season and your favorite fall traditions, hikes and happenings.

What is your favorite view of Pittsburgh, secret or otherwise? What image evokes quintessential Pittsburgh to you? Post your favorite photo of anything Pittsburgh related to Instagram using the tag #nextpittsburgh, follow us at nextpittsburgh and then check our homepage to see if your shot was selected as our Photo of the Week.

Jennifer has worked at the Mattress Factory, Brooklyn Museum of Art and Dahesh Museum of Art and is co-author of Pittsburgh Signs Project: 250 Signs of Western Pennsylvania. She also is co-coordinator of Handmade Arcade. Musically, she is in a band called The Garment District and is a founding member of Brooklyn's The Ladybug Transistor.