12th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
A Florida Sandhill Crane, Preening after a Rain

My daughter and I were walking in the rain, photographing the birds. It was hard to get a good shot and protect the cameras at the same time. When it stopped raining, the sandhill cranes started preening.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2014
Date Uploaded: 11.2014
Photo Location: Key Biscayne, Florida, United States of America
Camera: Canon PowerShot D20
Copyright: © Diana Barratt