There are some 2,500 different species of palm trees. Or so a reference guide says. That notwithstanding, it is undoubtedly true that they provide an interesting assemblage of textures. This image was made in Palm Harbor, Florida during an afternoon walk with Kirby.
We visited a friend today with an amazing set of bird feeders, and quite a collection of visitors. I made a bunch of images, albeit from a warm room with a nice cup of coffee. (It was maybe 20 degrees outside.)
This little guy was quite captivating with his cocked head and a quizzical look wondering what I was doing.