15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Bald Eagle stretches before salmon hunting

On an August morning, this year was surveying the water for salmon. It did this yawn-like stretch shortly before taking off and diving in for a salmon.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2016
Date Uploaded: 11.2017
Photo Location: Knight Inlet, BC, Canada
Camera: NIKON D610
Copyright: © Thomas Karr