13th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
A pile of seeds on the sidewalk
It had been windy, so the trees were gifting the ground. I get around in a wheelchair, so I tend to notice minutae low to the ground such as this: Cropping the image so severely, so that the seed pile becomes nothing but a synecdoche helps to show the irony in the struggle between Nature and industry.
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||Nov. 20, 2015, 3:49 p.m.