17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
The ash trail

This picture was taken a week after the Santa Clarita fire. The forest looks beautiful even when the fires were trying to destroy it, providing a sense of perseverance. The contrast between the brown and gray symbolizes renewal and revival.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Camera: SM-G960U
Copyright: © Christy Jose