13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Altered Images
The Sylvia Through Seasons

Vancouver's historic, vine-covered Sylvia Hotel shown in summer & winter, side by side. The warmer months have the Sylvia entirely clad in ivy-green, while those branches go bare in winter to reveal its old stone walls and the brown, barked skeletons of the plants beneath.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 12.2014
Date Uploaded: 11.2015
Photo Location: Vancouver, Canada
Copyright: © Asher isbrucker