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Tibetan cherry

Tibetan cherry
Photo Information
Copyright: Catherine Dijon (CatherineD) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 861 W: 57 N: 4006] (14097)
Genre: Plants
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2006-10-08
Categories: Trees
Camera: Olympus C-740 UZ
Photo Version: Original Version
Theme(s): TreeBark [view contributor(s)]
Date Submitted: 2007-10-22 8:04
Viewed: 4259
Points: 12
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
The Tibetan cherry is is native to western China (Yunan and Sechuan. It is a round-headed deciduous tree with truly magnificent bark and stems which are shining copper-brown with peeling circles. In spring, the tree bears bowl-shaped white flowers 2cm across.
Source: Floridata

Le cerisier du Tibet (Prunus serrula) est originaire du Yunan et du Sechuan (Chine), espèce décorative de part son écorce remarquable, orange, lisse et brillante comme de l'acajou poli, se détachant en fines lanières horizontales. Sa cime est large, en dôme, dense. Au printemps, il porte des fleurs blanches abondantes, de 2 cm.
Source : Les arbres

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Hello Catherine
This is a very well taken macro with superb details highlighting the wonderful coulours and textures on what must be lovely tree.. a great idea and very well presented picture.
tfs and best regards

very interesting photo

Hi Catherine, strange and inusual composition like an abstract painting, superb macro with beautiful details and great sharpness, wonderful colors, very well done, ciao Silvio

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  • mariki Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 838 W: 60 N: 2307] (9477)
  • [2007-10-22 12:39]

Hello Catherine,

Very beautiful tree! Sharpness and colours are good.
As far as the compisition is concerned I would have preferred without framing of only with a thin black frame.


Bonjour Catherine,

Etonnante et interressante photo. J'aime beaucoup.


πολυ ωραια οπως και οι αλλες μπραβο....

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