21st Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World

I was watching this shy egret this morning. It always hangs out at the beach with me, but I rarely see it fly. So I said to it..."Take off and fly for me...just open those wings and show me how you dance in the sky above the ocean."...and she did!

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 09.2023
Date Uploaded: 09.2023
Photo Location: Myrtle beach, South Carolina, United States of America
Camera: SM-S536DL
Copyright: © Alexandria VonEdenbourgh