The Time of Trees

Stuart Franklin Crown shyness in the 'kapur' tree one of the dipterocarps that, as they mature in the forest, develop mutual avoidance. Kepong Forest Reserve, Malaysia. 1997. © Stuart Franklin | Magnum Photos
Stuart Franklin Julia "Butterfly" Hill in a 200 foot ancient redwood tree named "Luna". She has lived in the sequoia "Luna" for the past year to protect it from deforestation. California, USA. 1998. © Stuart Franklin | Magnum Photos
Stuart Franklin "The mentality is all quality . . . This is the best [olive oil] in the world, but it is not valued," says Guiseppe Patimo on his farm near Bisceglie, Puglia where olives have been hand-picked for (...)
Stuart Franklin Indonesia. Bali. 1999. Near Ubud, hand shaped furniture and a giant elephant ten meters tall are carved from the tropical "sau" tree (Paraserianthes alcataria). © Stuart Franklin | Magnum Photos
Stuart Franklin Poland is the last country in Central Europe where a relatively large wolf population still exists. In the early 70's there were less than 100. Now about 800 exist in Bialowieza. Bialowieza, Poland (...)