16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Altered Images

For me, the photo of Impression of Lijiang shows the slow but steady progress of climbing out of a difficult situation. At the bottom, the view of a hopeful emergence is darker and unclear, and layer by layer reveals clarity and light.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 09.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2018
Photo Location: Lijiang, China
Copyright: © Eric Seidner