Tuesday, June 11, 2013

Tree Tuesday - A Daily Photo Theme

What was I thinking? I planted a Chinese Fringe Tree (Chionanthus retusus) almost in the woods. What a beautiful tree. Once it started blooming I realized my mistake. It is in bloom now and I'm sharing an older photo for #TreeTuesday

It's fragrant too!
A great specimen can be seen at the art studio in Bank Village

1/800 Sec f/3.5
40mm

Something about the salt air keeps plants manageable. I live to find trees with this form
I figured I would render it in Black and White and add some vignetting

1/800 Sec f/3.5
40mm