Once Upon A Fallen Bough Photograph of Hammered Shield Lichen (Parmelia sulcata) taken December 2016, local field margin, Staffordshire. © Pete Hillman 2016. Camera used Nikon D7200, with Sigma 105mm macro lens. Share this:TwitterFacebookLike this:Like Loading... Related 8 thoughts on “Once Upon A Fallen Bough” Add yours Wonderful contrast of the pale green against the wood. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Thank you, Belinda 🙂 LikeLiked by 1 person Reply This same lichen (at least it looks the same) grows all over the trees in the forest that surrounds our house in Alaska! LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Wow! It’s amazing how these species find their way around the globe! LikeLike Reply Oh, and I also see it here in Oaxaca. It does get around, and without seeds blowing in the wind! (as far as I know) LikeLiked by 1 person Nice! I love those tiny discoveries. (https://hikeminded.wordpress.com/2016/12/22/odenwald-hike-misty-childhood-places/) 🙂 Great site and great photos in general! LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Thank you 🙂 You have a wonderful site with fabulous imagery! LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Thank you so much, Pete! LikeLiked by 1 person Your thoughts ... Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (Address never made public) Name Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.