Temporary Art

BOTANICAL

Lemon-scented gum shed their bark each summer. Little blisters appear, then burst and peel up, revealing shades of beetroot, caramel, asparagus and lime. Some of the outside bark hangs for a while, but in the end it all drops off to reveal a smooth creamy coat.

Urrbrae, South Australia

Pentax K10D, Sigma 17Ð70mm, 1/30, f1/16, ISO 100, handheld 

by Murray Unkovich, South Australia