Photo of the Day

Light shining through the gills of a mushroom
April 18, 2012

Mushroom, Oregon

This Month in Photo of the Day: Nature and Weather Photos

Light shines through the gills of a wild mushroom found growing in a damp, forested area near Elkton, Oregon, on Monday, December 19, 2011.

(This photo and caption were submitted to Your Shot.)

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Photograph by Robin Loznak, Your Shot

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