20th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World

This was a Sockeye Salmon in the lake and a school was behind. The bright red eyes like burning are very impressive, but actually he lost its right eye, it took him a long time to notice my presence. It shows how tough he has been on the road so far.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2022
Date Uploaded: 11.2022
Photo Location: Columbia-shuswap, Canada
Camera: NIKON D850
Copyright: © Sayaka Ichinoseki