When I look down, I miss all the good stuff. When I look up, I just trip over things.

~ Ani Di Franco (singer)


A spectacular sight when in flower, the Jacaranda tree. This will be my last picture for about a week. See you all back here soon. Have a safe and merry Christmas.

  • Huey Yoong 7y

    Glad to have seen this right when I returned :D Reminds me of sakura cherry blossoms in Japan, absolutely love this shot.

    Merry Christmas to you too and have a great holidays! Don't forget to stuff yourself silly with all the Christmas goodies :P
  • kindacronopio 7y

    Oh my God! So beautifull! Love it!
  • Reya Veltman PRO 7y

    haha,...so much truth in those words. well, i'm glad you looked up in this case :)
  • Skolastika Lianna 7y

    beautiful photo!
    you know how to end up a year :)
    Merry Christmas and Happy New Year, Steven
  • X. Sean Gao 7y

    Beautiful image.
  • TheBoyFromLemmonWorld 7y

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Falling Down the Rabbit Hole, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

    this tree is called "jacaranda" in México, and your photo is a tribute to it's beauty...
  • Char G 7y

    beautiful POV and I love the light
  • aujin 7y

    so beautiful and I love the tone of this photo!
  • Marianna PRO 7y

    beautiful!! i love the shapes of the crooked tree branches contrasting with the delicate flowers..
  • Jera 7y

    waaaw- amaaazing.... This is like looking at a pattern on a kimono... Love it
  • acid sulfurik PRO 7y

    woww!! superb colors and capture bro!
  • creative666 7y

    The pale tones are lovely - excellent image.
  • Alice van der Plas PRO 7y

    It looks like a Van Gogh painting I know, very very beautiful as is the rest of your photostream, I'm gonna have to come back sometime!
  • Matthew_James 7y

    This is spectacular. Beautiful colours and I love that subtle vignette/colour shift in the background.
  • Michael Scott | scottphotographics.com 7y

    Great colours and perspective!
  • Eugene Lau 6y

  • Louisa Billeter PRO 6y

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Tree Photos, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

    i sympathise with you tripping over things - i do that too, all the time! :)
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  • Jeremy V. PRO 3y

    Wonderful light and tones! Beautiful!
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