Look closely at the bark of trees the texture and patterns are beautiful.
But look also at the leaves
Look closer and you will see the tracing of delicate veins, the way the dewdrops magnify and enhance the beauty and texture of the leaf.
This tree is a survivor, but look closer and you will see another survivor.
This fern has found a sheltered place, nestled into the fork of a mighty tree, it survives.
Compare the texture of this bark to the oak tree above.
Look even closer and you will see this tangled web, but the resident spider is hiding.
The worst cyclone to hit the Australian coast in modern times devastated Cardwell in February 2011. Some of these mighty trees somehow survived. To help them, if another cyclone strikes, these rocks have been piled along the high water mark.
Look closely at these rocks.
They also have a rugged and beautiful texture.
This weeks WordPress photo challenge is to discover textures in our world.
Every thing has its own unique texture and these are just a few I have found in my photo collection.