16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Crex crex

On the photo male corn crake defending its territory. In a crowded park, in the evening, I managed to photograph this rare bird. The bird leads a secretive lifestyle, making it extremely difficult to photograph it.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2018
Photo Location: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Copyright: © Daria Ostapenko