17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Bigfoot... African Jacana

An African Jacana momentarily displays his oversized foot while darting about looking for insects living on the water plants. It is this foot that displaces his weight and allows him to go where few other birds can.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 06.2019
Date Uploaded: 07.2019
Photo Location: Chirundu, Zambia
Camera: Canon EOS 7D
Copyright: © Elsa Hoskins-Davies