In your September photos, sunlight performs captivating tricks: making rainbows appear in the mist, brightening leaves in the understory, and pulling an afternoon shadow across a well-organized log landing. As you click through this gallery, look for light cupped in an upturned mushroom cap and woven into ripples on the surface of a stream. You will find silhouettes and surprising shapes as well.

We’re now looking for October 2017 photos that relate to northeastern forests. These could be images of plants, wildlife, weather, forest management, wood processing, educational activities, recreation, art, landscapes, or events. To submit your photos, please use the form below. Thank you!

Submission Deadline for the October Gallery: Monday, October 23, 2017


Submit your photograph

We are seeking images from the past month. Submissions are limited to 6 per person. Clearly label your image with a unique file name before submitting. Briefly share information about your image as well as the approximate date and location. We may use this information to create a photo caption. If you encounter difficulty submitting your images (such as, if you get an error message, etc) please email your picture and caption to: Emily (at)

By checking the box above, you are agreeing to our Reader Photo Gallery Terms and Conditions.

Please enter the word you see in the image below:

three plus three adds up to (3 characters required)