21st Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World

A white out wind storm in the high desert mountains of NW Nevada reveal the atmospherics of the region. This area is the site of the biggest silver strike in American history, and the silver in the land seems to show in the silver emulsion of this photograph as well.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 12.2022
Date Uploaded: 11.2023
Photo Location: Virginia City, Nevada, United States of America
Camera: EZ Controller
Copyright: © Valery Lyman