Standing out in a crowd of one

A tree stands alone amidst the fence lines on the Gettysburg Battlefield National Historic Site.  I would normally shy away from such a symmetric composition like this but sometimes rules need to be broken. 

Camera: Calumet 45NX 4x5 large format monorail view camera.  Composed on ground glass to intended size using homemade 6x12 cardboard mask.  

Lens: Fujinon-W 210 F5.6 lens in a Copal B shutter. B+W brand red filter on lens to bring up the contrast a bit. 

Exposure: 1/8 second @ F45 with film rated at box speed.  Metered with a Pentax 1 degree spot meter.

Film: Ilford HP5+ B&W 400 ISO Negative Film.

Development: Self Developed film in Kodak Xtol 1+2 in Paterson Universal Tank using the Taco Method. 15 1/2 minutes @ 20 degrees Celsius. Tap water stop bath. Ilford Rapid Fixer. Photo-Flo. Hung on shower curtain to dry on film clips.  

Scanning: Center 6x12 section of the negative scanned with Epson V600.