12th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
A type of Heron seeks its prey

This bird was hunting near a retention pond in the morning. He was very patient and had such purpose. He was so patient that the morning sun started getting brighter and brighter.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2014
Date Uploaded: 11.2014
Photo Location: Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS 70D
Copyright: © cindy messinger