7th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
King was experimenting with a new camera in a local Mendocino County garden when a frog paused for a moment on the leaves of a nearby plant. She snapped; it hopped. “I’ve gone halfway around the world looking for new experiences,” she says. “This photo will always remind me of the beauty in my own backyard.
Natural World Winner
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||Nov. 15, 2009, 12:45 p.m.