18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Nature's Tears

A leaf in the wind after a few drinks(of rain).It wasn't the most cheerful, nor the brightest day, but somehow the one leaf shined bright. I was caught between its amazing color and its unwillingness to release the last drops of rain. It was the perfect manifestation of "The Bold and the Beautiful"

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 06.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Photo Location: Pine Bluff, Arkansas, United States of America
Camera: SM-G9600