20th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World

The cormorant swam peacefully through reflections of the neon signs that clutter the Wharf, seemingly unaware of them. Happy to just swim back and forth, the cormorant occasionally ducked under the water, just to reappear in a new spot.

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Date Taken: 11.2022
Date Uploaded: 11.2022
Photo Location: Washington, DC, District of Columbia, United States of America
Copyright: © Madeleine Roth