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My tree
I spotted this picture on a scroll through some images last night and it so reminded me of the Sycamore Gap Tree beside Hadrian's Wall, which was vandalised by being completely chopped down one night in September. Such a shame for this iconic place. The National Trust are trying to decide what is best to do with all the wood now and are asking people to give them their ideas.

This is a link to more news about the Sycamore Gap Tree: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-tyne-66994729

Anyway, this tree, which I can never remember what species it is, means such a lot to me too. It's the only broad-leaved tree for quite a distance and really stands so proudly overlooking the water. Even the Lochan Monster, seems quite comfortable in his presence. You can just make him out in the long grass and reeds at the water's edge directly below the tree.

If you could give me your ideas for what to officially call the monster, I'll choose one LOL I didn't take the picture with the monster in mind - it was the tree I photographed, not the monster. If there's enough votes I'll maybe think about posting a closer image of it.

Saturday Fun
Habitat
Hill loch
Location
Drimmie, Blairgowrie, Perthshire, Scotland
Date taken
27 August, 2023
Equipment used
Nikon Coolpix P900
Shutter speed, aperture & ISO
Birdwatching mode
Supporter
Beautiful setting, tree and scene D. Solicit local artist and make wood carvings representing the local mammal, bird, butterflies, etc. Just a thought! TFS D!
 

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Landscapes
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delia todd
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View count
235
Comment count
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Device
NIKON COOLPIX P900
Aperture
ƒ/3.5
Focal length
10.7 mm
Exposure time
1/800 second(s)
ISO
100
Flash
Off, did not fire
Filename
BF Lochan 27 August 2023.jpg
File size
930.8 KB
Date taken
Sun, 27 August 2023 2:01 PM
Dimensions
1500px x 1382px

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