13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Brown Pelicans dive at Play del Rey, California.

Brown Pelicans are unique among other Pelicans in the way how they hunt for their prey - diving head first. It was a sunny day and I was able to capture a moment of their dive just a split second before they hit the water.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 01.2015
Date Uploaded: 11.2015
Photo Location: Playa del Rey, California, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS 7D
Copyright: © Alexander Viduetsky