Description: Dolomites, Alps
Photographer: Dr. Hannes Grobe
The barometz or vegetable lamb.
Originally from: Lee, H. 1887. The Vegetable Lamb of Tartary: a Curious Fable of the Cotton Plant, to Which Is Added a Sketch of the History of Cotton and the Cotton Trade. S. Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington, London. (Redrawn from Johann Zahn’s Specula Physico-Mathematico-Historica Notabilium ac Mirabilium Sciendorum, in Qua Mundi Mirabilis Oeconomia,…Norimbergae, 1696)
Scanned from: Braggins, John E. & Large, Mark F. 2004. Tree Ferns. Timber Press, Inc.
… His favorite camera is a Nikon FM2. Parallel he uses a Nikon D700 for digital images (most of the images that he uploads to wikimedia are made with the Nikon D700). He use the same manual lenses in both cameras (Nikon FM2 and D700).