13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
The Spiritual Realm

This stag is a representation of my Native American Spirit animal. It represents strength, family, courage, and new growth. To me, it is like looking in a mirror, at the grace and knowledge of what I have become.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 09.2015
Date Uploaded: 11.2015
Photo Location: California, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS Rebel T6i
Copyright: © Samuel Patton