Project Description

Scrub Oak, Donner Park

Gambel oak, also known as scrub oak, is native to the lower slopes of the Wasatch. Largely demeaned as a fire hazard, scrub oak is a close relative to the majestic oak tree and it deserves more, so I set out to do it some justice. This naturally backlit shot was taken just as sunset was approaching, Donner Park, Salt Lake City.


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