15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Altered Images
Painted Kelp

When I looked over the end of the Santa Monica pier, I saw a single piece of kelp in the water. It slowly and gracefully danced to the tune of the current just below the surface of the water. It was beautiful, and I just had to photograph it.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 09.2017
Date Uploaded: 09.2017
Photo Location: Santa Monica, California, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D3400
Copyright: © Brianna Herndon