Photo of the Day

Candle spruce trees at night
September 15, 2009

Candle Spruces at Night, Finland

This Month in Photo of the Day: National Geographic Magazine

Candle spruces stand frozen before a backdrop of the northern lights, shimmering above Oulanka, one of Finland's best loved national parks.


See more photographs from the June 2009 feature story "Northern Light."

Photograph by Peter Essick

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