14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest The American Experience
Hermosa glow

On a rare overcast day in Los Angeles, the air maintained a vibrancy, a sort of glow that couldn't easily be captured but radiated from the shore nonetheless. A near-empty beach provided welcome respite from the clamor of the city at large, the pier a reminder of stability among the crashing waves.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2016
Date Uploaded: 06.2016
Photo Location: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Camera: SM-G920V
Copyright: © Matthew McConnell