15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Holding the 2017 total solar eclipse near Smith Rock State Park, Oregon.

The 2017 total solar eclipse inspired millions of Americans to seek out a once-in-a-lifetime experience. The eclipse combined with dramatic rock formations near Smith Rock offered a unique opportunity to capture and briefly hold this moment.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2017
Date Uploaded: 09.2017
Photo Location: Terrebonne, Oregon, United States of America
Camera: DMC-G7
Copyright: © Scott McCammon