15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Xiapu Patterns

The fishermen at Xiapu,China insert huge bamboo poles into the shallow seabed in order to cover them with nets and grow seaweed. These poles create a beautiful pattern inside the sea.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2016
Date Uploaded: 11.2017
Photo Location: Xiapu, China
Camera: ILCE-7RM2
Copyright: © Matty Karp