13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Gust of wind and snow at Crabtree Nature Center

One day after a mighty first-snowfall in the Chicago suburbs, I decided to stroll through my favorite forest preserve, Crabtree Nature Center. I knew I would have to ready my camera for another beautiful gust of wind, as the snow offered a beautiful image, and Mother Nature generously obliged.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2015
Date Uploaded: 11.2015
Photo Location: Barrington, IL, Illinois, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS REBEL T3
Copyright: © Steven Bayer