If teasel were packaged and marketed for sale in stores, this would be the picture on the box.
The color version is more amusing, but (as always) in the black and white version the textures acquire more emphasis.
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What the camera saw:
This is another in the new “Skyward” series–images of earth-bound objects, usually in silhouette, contrasting in various ways with dramatic skies and ranging from the amusing to the beautiful to the poignant.