16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Common Tern On the Hunt

This shot simply shows a common tern flying over the water in search of small fish to bring back to its young on the beach. My favorite birds to watch, I never tire of seeing them hunt and dive.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2018
Date Uploaded: 10.2018
Photo Location: Orleans, Massachusetts, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS 7D Mark II
Copyright: © Peter Pasterczyk