14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Bustard on green

A large male bustard walks in the rutting season in seeking to woo females. It prepares for his courtship display, one of the most surprising behavior of the bird world.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2016
Date Uploaded: 06.2016
Photo Location: Villafáfila., Spain
Camera: Canon EOS-1D Mark IV
Copyright: © Nicolás Merino