Windswept pine

The recent post of grasses in the breeze reminded me of a photograph taken a few years ago on the Mediterranean island of Ibiza.  This scrubby little pine may be basking in warm sun but its shape provides a clear indication of the direction and force of the winds it endures.

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Filed under Art, Colour, Nature, photography, Sea, Shore, Sunlight, Trees, Uncategorized

7 responses to “Windswept pine

  1. Love this sort of tree – as you say, it tells you its whole history by just looking the way it does.
    Good image.

    David.

  2. There’s something about windswept trees that captivates me. I haven’t put it into words fully but it’s something to do with beauty being created in a harsh environment ….

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