21st Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
A week old dead carcass of a bird

Korea, august 6th, i saw this bird 7 days before the picture was taken, knowing about this contest and the bird, i waited an entire week. The body went through extreme heat, moisture, and decomposition.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2023
Date Uploaded: 11.2023
Photo Location: Seoul, South Korea
Camera: LM-Q920N
Copyright: © Mirzakhanov June