Hanging on, South Staffs Railway Walk

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Comments (5)

Kenny Wharton on May 16, 2010

The best exposed root shot I have seen in a long time. I always wonder how the tree stays up!

Voar Alto on May 18, 2010

Olá Peter, parabens pela excelente serie de fotos de campo,nesta pode-se dizer que o fotografo tem suas raizes nessa terra!!! forte abraço,Eduardo

pedrocut on May 18, 2010

Hi Kenny

When I took this I thought I would study it from the photo. Yes its amazing how these trees hang on in there!

It seems as if a landslip has uncovered the roots and they have adapted to become part of the trunk.

It is pretty sheltered here and so I think it will outlive most of us!

All the best Peter

pedrocut on May 20, 2010

Olá Eduardo


Abraço Peter

©junebug on February 1, 2011

This is also a great shot, Peter! The roots of this tree are amazing. They probably reach deep into the ground. Like! Greetings, Anne

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on May 16, 2010
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by pedrocut
    • Camera: Canon DIGITAL IXUS 900Ti
    • Taken on 2010/04/26 09:37:50
    • Exposure: 0.020s (1/50)
    • Focal Length: 7.70mm
    • F/Stop: f/2.800
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash