7th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Newfound Gap, Smokey Mountain National Park, a group of young Menonite women on the wall at the scenic overlook.
Even though she owns a more sophisticated camera, Vanderlaan had only a point-and-shoot model on hand when she came upon this scene. Fortunately. “If I had to attach a camera lens or manually focus a more complex camera,” she says, “I would have missed this shot completely.
The American Experience Winner
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||The American Experience
||June 25, 2009, 4:35 p.m.