birch trees have always reminded me of vacations in Maine when i was little. they are my favorite tree. [I didn't see birch forests the one time I was in Maine, but they have them in northern Michigan and Wisconsin, too.
Tree Skeleton Reflection by David Pringle. "The original photograph of the tree skeleton was taken on a foggy morning in Northumberland. The image has been enhanced using a Flood effect filter to create the reflection." I love trees!