18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Mobile
That Peace Amid Green Shade

Science has shown that human beings benefit significantly from what the Japanese call "shinrin-yoku"—"forest bathing." I know the peace and quiet joy that filled me when I took this simple shot from within a thick stand of young trees on a brilliant day.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2019
Date Uploaded: 07.2020
Photo Location: Santa Clara, California, United States of America
Camera: SM-J337V
Copyright: © Tim J. Myers