The picture with the Cabbage Tree was taken in 2008 and was part of an exhibition I had at the CoCA gallery entitled 'Still Lives'. As part of the blurb I wrote something along the lines of: trees don't move about much except for swaying in the wind or shaking in an earthquake. Another coincidence, the exhibition closed on Feb 22, two years to the day before the quake that trashed a big chunk of Christchurch. The other photo was taken a few months ago.
Sadly the CoCA Gallery has now closed indefinably, due to no one coming into the central City