View Full Version : Bottle Tree Silhouette

02-25-2010, 06:08 AM
Another shot taken with my point and shoot while on the road this week. I'm not totally happy with the power poles, but I wanted to get the colour in the frame. I like these trees(so called because of their bottle shaped trunk Brachychiton rupestris - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Queensland_Bottle_Tree)), and there are some spectacular specimens in this area.

Wicked Dark
02-25-2010, 08:22 AM
Darn civilization! I like the tones. Blue and gold just complement so well. never heard of bottle trees before, so thanks for that, too.

02-25-2010, 08:34 AM
AntZ...you caught the tree and the colours so beautifully, the power lines are harder to notice...at least IMO. :)

02-25-2010, 10:43 AM
I like the power lines; they definitely give the tree a sense of scale.
Cool shot!