13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World

This picture is showing a bird perching on a twig of a tree. It was taken in a swamp in the New Orleans area. It was a bit difficult to distinguish this bird from its surroundings. I felt very surprised to see it when I looked up.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2015
Date Uploaded: 12.2015
Photo Location: New Orleans , Louisiana, United States of America
Camera: ILCE-5000
Copyright: © Hongjie Wang