19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Time Passing

This photo shows how living things, represented by a bush bean in this case, change over time. We can literally see time passing in this photo grid. The photo also reminds us that physical beauty is a fleeting thing.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2021
Photo Location: SEATTLE, Washington, United States of America