12th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Sun-kissed Bryophytes

As the harsh winter coldness descends onto the forest atmosphere, the sun reaches through the blanket of trees and kisses the patches of mosses goodnight with one final dose of sunlight for the night.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 05.2014
Date Uploaded: 10.2014
Photo Location: Durham, North Carolina, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D800
Copyright: © Matthew Cicanese