20th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Forest Portal

Tiny flowers, grasses, and heather of a coastal bog contrast sharply with a placid natural pool reflecting wisps of clouds and a forest of spruce. The reflection is so clear, it almost seems like a portal, as if you would disappear into thin air if you decided to take a dip.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2022
Photo Location: Maine, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS REBEL T3i
Copyright: © Matthew Keller