18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Battling stallions.

The dominant stallion in a wild horse band must always be ready to defend its position. Most challengers are easily run off, but real fights happen on a regular basis.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Photo Location: Utah, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS 7D Mark II
Copyright: © Gordon Illg