14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Earth, water, air and fire

Looking at this image captured in the late afternoon in a waterfall around Mount Shasta, California, it is easy to understand why earth, water, air and fire were proposed by ancient philosophers as being the classical basic elements of the natural world.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2015
Date Uploaded: 12.2016
Photo Location: Mount Shasta, California, United States of America
Copyright: © Italo Ignacio da Silveira Junior