Stone statue basking in the setting sun between typical cypress trees and box wood hedges in the formal Italian garden at La Selva Villa Mansion, in southern Chianti in Tuscany. Perfect place for an intimate wedding.
This was taken early in the morning while kayaking through the LaKe Martin cypress swamp east of Lafayette, Louisiana. This is on the east side of the lake just south of where most people put their kayaks in.
John Henley photographed a series of beautiful and breathtaking images of the Great Dismal Swamp for our December 2011 feature "The Green Island." We published nine images in the magazine, but offer an expanded selection of 22 in this slideshow.