ENVIRONMENT
05/23/2011 02:43 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Camel Thorn Trees: Stunning Photo Looks Like A Painting

This unbelievable photo was taken by Frans Lanting for National Geographic. The caption reads, "Tinted orange by the morning sun, a soaring dune is the backdrop for the hulks of camel thorn trees in Namib-Naukluft Park."

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The image can be found in the June issue of National Geographic, available on newsstands May 30th.