14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Fires of Autumn

Sunrise backlighting clouds over Grandfather Mountain, NC and trees burning with fall color combine to give the impression that the mountain is in flame. Thankfully, not.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2016
Date Uploaded: 12.2016
Photo Location: Linville, North Carolina, United States of America
Copyright: © Jim Magruder