I was just blown away when I saw this – in an alley in the dead centre of the Melbourne CBD, a fern has somehow managed to take root and is growing out of a downpipe – the resiliance of the natural world.


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  • Pippa Russell
    Pippa Russellalmost 7 years ago


  • Paul Louis Villani
    Paul Louis Vil...almost 7 years ago

    What a moody and stunning piece! Well done Jonathon! :D

  • Kevin  Kroeker
    Kevin Kroekeralmost 7 years ago

    excellent shot!! love the contrast between the leaf and the pipe!

  • Rebecca Garibay Photography
    Rebecca Gariba...almost 7 years ago

    love it

  • gematrium
    gematriumover 6 years ago

    i love the movement on the top of the fern – well captured!

  • Pete Chennell
    Pete Chennellover 6 years ago

    yeah this is a great find..and you have captured it perfectly!

  • Colin Walker
    Colin Walkerover 6 years ago

    Well spotted, great shot!

  • Adam Excell
    Adam Excellover 6 years ago

    gorgeous. what an amazing capture. it gives cities a little hope.

  • Lass With a Camera
    Lass With a Ca...over 6 years ago

    I love the contrast of nature against a material world… beautiful :O)

  • Daniela Weil
    Daniela Weilover 6 years ago

    Fantastic capture!

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