15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Twisted Dream

The image depicts a dark, swamp like mood. The focal point is the twisted root system at the base of this tree. Suggesting a struggle within the human spirit between good and evil. The moss growing on these roots further suggests that the dark side of life all to often wins out.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2017
Date Uploaded: 11.2017
Photo Location: Utica, Illinois, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D7100
Copyright: © Michael Sheehan