We see through context.

In order to process information quickly, our eyes are naturally accustomed to look at the bigger picture first. In an era where immense volumes of information are exchanged every day, people's inability to see the forest for the tree is less of a problem then their inability to see the tree for the forest. All of the photographs in this gallery challenge the mind to observe in both small and large scales, and each perspective will lead to different discoveries. Some of them are quite easy to see; others may be a bit more challenging.