Macro Bark by Vanessa Barklay

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Great patterns can be found in nature, this is bark from an Umbrella Tree in my backyard.

Far Nth Qld, Australia.
Canon PowerShot A480 super macro.

Vanessa Barklay is RavenMadd, accomplished digital artist who has sold work on and off Red Bubble, lives in Far Nth Queensland, Australia – specializing in Fantasy, Mythology, History and Space inspired artworks.

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  • Jenny Dean
    Jenny Deanover 5 years ago

    nice abstract Vanessa, thought you might have had the paint brush out!

  • No, I do feel like it though! I just added it in frame here, works well I think, thanks so much Jen! :O)

    – Vanessa Barklay

  • rain-dogs
    rain-dogsover 5 years ago

    Intriguing and creative work Vanessa … all the different textures at play almost looks lke an arial view of an ancient landmass……..great macro work

  • Thanks, yes, ancient map or something, nice, it looks like anything but bark I reckon!

    – Vanessa Barklay

  • greenstone
    greenstoneover 5 years ago

    beautiful textures, and stunning colours!! clever nature, and clever you!!

  • lol thanks alot! Isn’t it amazing what is there when you really look and I sat on this for a while too, it reminds me of polished sliced stone among other things..

    – Vanessa Barklay

  • Jenny Dean
    Jenny Deanover 5 years ago

    that’s it I’m sure its a map, but where is the treasure ??

  • Hmmm that gives me an idea! :O)

    – Vanessa Barklay

  • Aileen David
    Aileen Davidover 5 years ago

    Love it!

  • Thanks Aileen, it reminded me of your rocks! :O)

    – Vanessa Barklay

  • Barbara Ingersoll
    Barbara Ingersollover 5 years ago

    Fascinating that this is bark. Beautiful quilt of textures!

  • Thanks Barbara, it was quite surprising when I looked closely! :O)

    – Vanessa Barklay

  • Kathie Nichols
    Kathie Nicholsover 5 years ago

    Oh my gosh, this is stunning Vanessa, a most wonderful find and capture!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Thank you so much Kathie, I must say, I do like this one alot! :O)

    – Vanessa Barklay

  • Bruce Miller
    Bruce Millerover 5 years ago

    Beautiful shot. Amazing variety of textures. Highly abstrac! I admire this work

  • That is very nice to hear Bruce, thankyou, I certainly appreciate your comment :O)

    – Vanessa Barklay

  • kappisan
    kappisanover 5 years ago

    Super!:) Love it!:) Huge Fav!:)
    (and…great we have the same camera!;p)

  • Thanks so much!! Yes, my little PowerShot is a gem, love it! :O)

    – Vanessa Barklay

  • leonie7
    leonie7over 5 years ago

    wonderful colour just stuning

  • Thanks Leonie, this one a one of a kind, I have tried to take some more but none quite capture this great finish, thanks again! :O)

    – Vanessa Barklay

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