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Inside a 600-year-old linden tree

Posted by
Michael Skorulski (Toronto, Canada) on 19 March 2008 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

Inside the hollow tree shown yesterday, I found it all dry, weathered and fantastically textured. There was a bulbous growth (seen here) illuminated by light streaming in from a knot hole above. Tomorrow we'll look out that hole to see what there is.

PENTAX Optio A30 1/160 second F/4.8 ISO 200 92 mm (35mm equiv.)