No, your eyes aren't playing tricks on you. That's a Plus upper—famously nicknamed "Le Requin" by the French for its resemblance to a shark—sitting atop the cushioning from the AM 97. This forest-fresh colourway mixes Emerald with Orewood Brown to create a force of nature that's a sight to behold.
Remember the revolution. 1987 saw the birth of the Air Max lineage, showcasing visible Air for the first time. What began as an experiment in cushioning soon evolved into an icon on the track—and the streets. Over the years, it's been re-imagined and re-tooled, but the heritage always remains.