Coniferous Forests

Challenge #4 in the Art of Earth series. Hosted by luxborealis.
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For those of you who have forgotten your botany - coniferous trees are the ones with needle-leaves. That being said, I am challenging you to show us your best images of coniferous forests - no mixed forests. Images must include a collection of coniferous trees, however, there is more to a forest than the trees, so show us what's there. While typically only natural elements are permitted in the Art of Earth series, you may include plantations of coniferous trees - but again - no further human influences are allowed - photos must be of nature only, without people, fences, tents, cabins, pets, roads, lights, etc..
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Pinheiros do Paraná.
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Taxonomy Order: Coniferae Class: Pinopsida Family: Araucariaceae Species: Araucaria angustifolia (Bertoloni) Otto Kuntze. Common name: Pinheiro-do-Paraná, Pinheiro, Brazilian, Brazilian Pine
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Submitted: Friday, 25th December, 2009 22:35 (GMT)
Taken: Tuesday, 10th July, 2007
Focal length: 44 mm
Shutter speed: 1/25 sec
Aperture: F5
ISO: 100
Notes: RAW file.
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