20th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
A grey seal in a perfect pose

This grey seal came on to the beach and proceeded to strike this perfect "banana" pose. I think the seals do this to both relax and to soak in a little sun, but I can't be sure.

Photo Detail
Date Uploaded: 11.2022
Photo Location: United Kingdom
Camera: Canon EOS-1D X Mark II
Copyright: © Victor Soares
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