19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Chaotic Order

A storm rips over the summit of Middle Sister in Oregon's Cascade Mountains, revealing crevasses on the Hayden Glacier. Such a scene the evening before an attempt to summit is harrowing, yet transformitive.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 06.2020
Date Uploaded: 11.2021
Photo Location: Sisters, Oregon, United States of America
Camera: NIKON Z 7
Copyright: © Christian Murillo