arrow left arrow right
photo contest slideshow
A boatman,along the banks of river Ganga, waiting for the devotees to cross the river for religious rituals.
The reflections of color created in the ripples of clear water on the Merced River near Yosemite National Park.
Scene on the lawn of Los Angeles City Hall where the Occupy L. A. folks have been encamped.
a woman offering the lights in mini pots by letting if float and be carried by the water current during the festival.
Occupy DC sign
In my back garden.
Yosemite Falls with Half-Dome in the distance.
The 20Relay for Life in King, NC. I knew many of the people there and was surprised at how many people I know that have battled cancer. It was an inspiring and fun day.
Child tickling puppy
Forward outside the Wisconsin State Capitol.
Observation Tower, North carolina trail
Winter drive along I-15 from Nevada to California
A dancer in her tradition colorful dress and heavy make-up getting ready for a performance,
The Wisconsin State Capitol during the historic 2011 protests.
Walking along the streets of downtown Los Angeles with some photography friends, we ran into a homeless man who verbally consented to us taking his photograph.
women dipping themselves in the water while offering coconut to the rising/setting sun.
Last Minute Preparation
A BENGALI WOMAN PRAYING WITH BURNING RESINS IN EARTHEN POTS, BEFORE GODESS DURGA AT KOLKATA INDIA DURING DURGA FESTIVAL.
Cross in the desert on the way to Chimayo, New Mexico.
A terrific horse race at the bank of the Tso-Moriri Lake at an altitude of about 15000ft. in Ladakh in India.
Shadows through a butterflies wings!
The sky on this day screamed "black and white", so I obliged. Smith Rock is in central Oregon and is a very popular climbing and hiking destination.
A merchant of good luck beeds and items to have good fortune, on the banks of river Ganga.
9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Winter drive along I-15 from Nevada to California

Winter drive along I-15 from Nevada to California

TAGS: California, United States

photographer avatar
Henderson, Nevada, United States of America
Member since 2014
Photo Information
Copyright:
© Samantha Obell.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 12.2010
Total Views: 10
Filed Under: Natural World
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Nov. 29, 2011, 11:57 a.m.
Camera Make:
Camera Model: COOLPIX S51
Focal Length: 12.6mm
Shutter Speed: 1/13
Aperture: f3.8
ISO: ISO400
Report This
SMITHSONIAN.COM COLLECTIONS
PHOTO LOCATION California, United States of America