To shoot this tree in its entirety, photographers took 32 days

This huge tree known as the President already 3200 years. The uniqueness of the plant lies in the fact that his extremely large size for a long time did not allow to fully capture it in one photograph. For the first time this has been the team of photographers and scientists of National Geographic.

To shoot this tree in its entirety, photographers took 32 days

To shoot this tree in its entirety, photographers took 32 days

A giant Sequoia reaches 75 metres in height and 1275 cubic metres in volume.

To shoot this tree in its entirety, photographers took 32 days

The width of the tree trunk is 8 meters, and its mighty branches hold 2 billion needles — more than any other tree on the planet.

To shoot this tree in its entirety, photographers took 32 days

In addition, the tree is still growing very rapidly.

To shoot this tree in its entirety, photographers took 32 days

The giant Sequoia grows only in one place in a Giant forest, Sequoia national Park, California, USA. Small trees in the distance also wear a name — the House and the Senate.

To shoot this tree in its entirety, photographers took 32 days

For a long time, the tree nobody has been able to capture entirely.

To shoot this tree in its entirety, photographers took 32 days

A group of photographers and scientists of National Geographic was the first who did it. The experts used a huge amount of equipment for scaling of the tree which some say is the largest in the world.

To shoot this tree in its entirety, photographers took 32 days

32 days of work and data, 126 individual photos they finally got the portrait of the President, which is breathtaking.

To shoot this tree in its entirety, photographers took 32 days

And here it is in all its glory.

Keywords: National Geographic | Trees | Size | Sequoia | Photographer

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