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a dead tree in the canopy of the Honduran rain forest
February 17, 2013

Jungle Canopy, Honduras

This Month in Photo of the Day: Your Photos A dead tree towers over the jungle canopy in the rain forest of the Mosquito Coast, Honduras. (This photo and caption were submitted to My Shot.) What Makes This a Photo of the Day? What works for me here is the contrast, in color and shape, of the dead tree and surrounding mass of vegetation. It seems as if the tree is rising out of the jungle. With nothing to distract the eye, this is a great example of less being more. —Alexa Keefe, Photo of the Day editor Get tips on aerial photography and other techniques » See pictures of life in green »
Photograph by Jeremy Lock, My Shot

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