A gallery of arborial delights

Over the years trees have featured prominently in the photographs I take. Here’s some of my favourites. More recently I’ve been trying to find ways of capturing the fine detail in the foliage while still maintaining a sense of the structure holding the things up.

One answer seems to be reducing the contrast or the colour saturation, or both. Certainly, in monochrome, not worrying too much about where the highlights end up seems to pay dividends in some sorts of light.

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