15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
The last light of day along the Southern Ice Field in Patagonia

This is a photo of the mountains towering over the small town of Villa O'Higgins, Chile. The small structure is a lookout (mirador) along the edge of town. Taken at sunset, this photo catches the alpenglow of the fading evening light.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 01.2016
Date Uploaded: 11.2017
Photo Location: Chile
Camera: DMC-SZ8
Copyright: © Lauren Reed