16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
New Spring Growth.

As I walked by this California Bay tree, I was struck by the contrast between the new, just emerged cluster of delicate leaves and the thick, dark and weathered leaves from the previous year surrounding it.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 05.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2018
Photo Location: Berkeley, California, United States of America
Camera: COOLPIX P7700
Copyright: © Susan Tremblay