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Professional tree surgeon Leandro Vinues, specialises in removing trees from endangered environments. Here he and his team spend half the day removing an ancient tree from the crowded confines of a cemetry near to Leandro's home town of Monbeltran in the Sierra de Gredos region near Avila. Attached by a harness to the trunk, Leandro first works his way up the tree cutting off all its branches before slicing the trunk into large logs with his chainsaw on his descent. The logs are expertly propelled so as to avoid the numerous gravestones and crypts below..