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Fungus Collage

Posted by
Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 7 November 2016 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

It looked like the the largest fungus specimen I had ever seen. I needed to provide this collage to show not only a shot of the entire growth, a close-up, and one from a distance to provide a sense of scale.

From top to bottom, it had to be approximately five feet tall and maybe two feet at its widest.

Photo captured October 18, 2016.

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Martine from France

Très joli. On en voit beaucoup en ce moment.

7 Nov 2016 6:29am

Claudine/canelle from Lorient, France

Spectacle toujours rejouissant de voir ces arbres ainsi parés ..
bonne journée à toi

7 Nov 2016 7:34am

Shahin Bahremand from Tehran, Iran

excellent shot

7 Nov 2016 7:49am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

What a remarkable find and, yes, the three views are needed to get the full impact.

7 Nov 2016 8:08am

jean pierre a from France

joli tableau naturel!! amitiés

7 Nov 2016 8:48am

willy from Belgium

très joli et impressionnant Steven

have a nice day

7 Nov 2016 10:48am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Isn't a fungus growing in Canada the largest know living thing on the planet? This is impressive nevertheless :)

7 Nov 2016 1:11pm

Frances from Boston, United States

A very interesting image. Excellent look at the fungus. You were right, this collage, to take a better look at its size.

7 Nov 2016 1:48pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Superb editing ! A big one really and drawing on the trunc !

7 Nov 2016 3:12pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

I love these. Mushrooms are so fascinating. WOnderful images.

7 Nov 2016 6:27pm

Jean-Louis Guianvarc'h from Valence d'Albigeois, France

Très belle présentation!
Very nice presentation!

7 Nov 2016 7:00pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Quite a spectacular find! Thanks for showing us this specimen.

7 Nov 2016 7:15pm

Baldwin VW from Bejuma, Venezuela

This fungus is just spectacular ... Very interesting presentation !!!

7 Nov 2016 8:26pm

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

They fungi are like little pieces of modern art.

7 Nov 2016 8:39pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

Very interesting. Cool graphics.

7 Nov 2016 11:07pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

That is a huge fungus! Must be the perfect conditions there! A fabulous image!

7 Nov 2016 11:43pm

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

well spotted. Not a very pretty growth, but nature is taking its course.

8 Nov 2016 3:25am

L'Angevine from Angers, France

bien impressionnant

8 Nov 2016 8:16am

Remus from Portugal

And is it edible?
It is indeed a largeeeeeee fungus. :-)

The idea of composing the 3 photos together was well thought out.

8 Nov 2016 5:28pm