13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
Joy of Spring

This shot was taken in a stunning colorful field of buttercups in southern Israel. I came across this young girl picking up flowers with her mom, and was immediately drawn to capture her pure joy as she enjoyed this gift of nature.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2015
Date Uploaded: 12.2015
Photo Location: Israel
Camera: Canon EOS 5D
Copyright: © Noam Chen