January 12, 2014

Quiver Trees, Namibia

Photograph by Lizzie Shepherd, Corbis

Lightning strikes amid the rocks and quiver trees in the Giant's Playground, near Keetmanshoop, Namibia. The trees are so called because their hollowed stems are used as arrow quivers.

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