17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Cape Hatteras Lighthouse Casting Shadows

This is a breathtaking photograph of the perfect alignment of the sun and Cape Hatteras lighthouse to cast a flawless shadow of the lighthouse on the ground. The sun also appears to be the radiating light that guides ships to safety.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 09.2018
Date Uploaded: 06.2019
Photo Location: Buxton, North Carolina, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D5300
Copyright: © Lisa Nixon