Bored to Death... by EarthHart
EarthHart

Bored to Death...

by EarthHart in Plant Kingdom

...And with help from a storm, it brought the Tree of Heaven down to Earth
Riddled through with wood boring beetle.

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  • Submitted:Nov 7th
  • Resolution:1100x733
  • Date Created:Nov 7th, 2013
  • Filesize:539 KB
  • Camera:NIKON D70
  • Exposure:10/2000
  • Aperture:f/5.6
  • Focal Length:40mm
  • ISO Speed:320
  • Software:Adobe Photoshop CS5
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  • barfischer

    barfischer

    yes.... these beetles let die a whole landscape of Switzerland...... in the early 60'es died almost all larchs in the Engadin.......
    very impressive capture, Will

    Nov 7th Reply
    • EarthHart

      EarthHart

      They're becoming a right pain here in the UK now.

      Nov 7th Reply Subscriber
    • EarthHart

      EarthHart

      Too much Hart's Breath Thanks for the favour, m'deer

      Nov 7th Reply Subscriber
    • barfischer

      barfischer

      aww..... and i forgot to mention.... that your shot fascinates me... all these slightly different honey yellow and earthen red tones ......
      you are most welcome, Will !!

      Nov 8th Reply
    • EarthHart

      EarthHart

      And you're not on the Hart's Breath
      :

      Nov 8th Reply Subscriber
    • barfischer

      barfischer

      if Hart's Breath mean 'out of breath'.... then i am since i saw your young walnut tree capture....... :-)))))))

      Nov 8th Reply
    • EarthHart

      EarthHart

      Hart's Breath is made with half Mead & half Whisky

      Nov 8th Reply Subscriber
    • barfischer

      barfischer

      hahaa...... totally different to what i thought........ so my answer: no.... i am not on the Hart's Breath..... just a glass of red vine... or two...... :-))))))))))) but sounds great..... need to try out ..

      Nov 8th Reply
    • EarthHart

      EarthHart

      Don't forget, it's a Short drink. There's also Hind's Breath, which is half Mead half Apple Juice, a great long summer drink, poured over apple juice ice cubes

      Nov 8th Reply Subscriber