Sunday, July 27, 2008

Colorful and abstract - but is it art?

Tilia cordata Mill

Neat, huh?
Actually, this is microphotography. Pictures of what various wood fibers look like under a microscope. The colors are the stains used to bring out the variations of texture.

Ulmus scabra Mill

Quercus robur L

Fraxinus excelsior L

Cedrus sp traumatic

Quercus robur L.

Pinus silvestris L

Picea abies Karsten

Larix decidua Mill

Acer pseudoplatanus L

Pirus malus L.

Carpinus betulus L

Salix alba L