12th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
The landscape of Cappadocia, Turkey

Overlooking the incredible lunar landscape of Cappadocia, Turkey. Ancient volcanic eruptions resulted in layers of ash covering the land, which eventually hardened to form these rocks, cones and pillars.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2014
Date Uploaded: 11.2014
Photo Location: Turkey
Camera: Canon EOS 1000D
Copyright: © Grace Harding