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Uprooted

Posted by
Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 22 April 2009 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

A tree that was upended in Lovers Key expooses its roots from underneath. Closer inspection of the roots reveals hundreds of scallop shells hanging from the roots; most likely hung by people walking by.

Canon PowerShot A630 1/640 second F/4.0 8 mm

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Alun Lambert from cheshire, United Kingdom

wow, great shot, really interesting

22 Apr 2009 5:27am

Saeed Rasoulof from Tehran, Iran

simple & nice :)

22 Apr 2009 6:20am

zOOm from Paris, France

So intricate ! Incredible !

22 Apr 2009 7:02am

MadScientist from Düsseldorf, Germany

With these shells it looks like a very weird Christmas tree. :)

22 Apr 2009 8:33am

ManuelaR from Hainburg (Frankfurt/Main), Germany

Incredible!

22 Apr 2009 4:05pm

Elisa from Massachusetts, United States

wow! nice shot!

22 Apr 2009 8:03pm

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

It makes a great natural sculpture. Very cool.

22 Apr 2009 10:58pm

Earnest from Oklahoma, United States

Looks like a nebula in space... I have lots of photos of roots too... all rejects.

23 Apr 2009 12:58pm