15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World

A couple years ago a devastating fire raged through Torres Del Paine National Park in southern Patagonia. The fire was sparked by a careless backpacker. Slowly but surely, nature has recovered. But, there are still reminders like these stark tree trunks which dot the landscape. Nature is resilient, but fragile.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 12.2016
Date Uploaded: 07.2017
Photo Location: Chile
Camera: X-T2
Copyright: © blake burton