17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Altered Images
Bonaparte on the Forest Floor

This tacky green Russula is a common mushroom in the Rocky Mountains. This specimen looks like it just popped out of the ground with the soil still attached to its cap.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2019
Date Uploaded: 09.2019
Photo Location: Winter Park, Colorado, United States of America
Camera: E-M1MarkII
Copyright: © Martin Meyer