13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Altered Images
A barn owl in Howell Nature Center

This owl was sitting inside a barn under a heat lamp on a miserable rainy day. He seemed to perfectly portray loneliness and solitude with the dark all around him and the lamp being the only light in the entire building.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 03.2015
Date Uploaded: 11.2015
Photo Location: Howell, Michigan, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D3100
Copyright: © Emily Nichols