15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Polar Steam

This is an a image I captured in December of 2016, one of the coldest days of the year. "Sea smoke" was rising off the ocean as a bank of clouds allowed for a massive beam of light to come down.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 12.2016
Date Uploaded: 09.2017
Photo Location: New Castle, New Hampshire, New Hampshire, United States of America
Copyright: © Charles Cormier