14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Stark tree

On a rainy, cloudy day, this tree by my campsite in the Wenatchee National Forest had a strange, compelling melancholy to it. Something about it was terribly sad, yet strong and proud at the same time.

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Date Taken: 07.2016
Date Uploaded: 11.2016
Photo Location: Washington, United States of America
Copyright: © Elani Wales