In terms of art photography, this image does not qualify. This image is more in line with travel photography or photojournalism. Soon after leaving Yosemite’s northwest entrance during the government-imposed shutdown, vehicles traveling along Hwy 120 encountered this sight of burned pine trees on one side and blackened pine trees coated with hydroseeding separated by a very clean and pristine roadway.
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A close-up of the hydroseeded tree trunks was detailed in a previous post: Yosemite, Rim Fire, Hydroseed, Tree Trunks
EXIF data: Nikon D7000, center weighted metering mode, ISO 100, 55mm, f/8, 1/8 sec
Yosemite, Hwy 120, Rim Fire, Burned Trees, Hydroseed. Stanislaus National Forest outside of Yosemite, California. October 13, 2013. © Copyright Steven Tze – all rights reserved.