17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World

I had an encounter with this beautiful jungle owlet in one of my game drives at Nagarahole Tiger Reserve. It was very well hidden between those leaves. I had to get into the right angle to capture this one.

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Date Taken: 05.2019
Date Uploaded: 08.2019
Photo Location: Nagarahole Tiger Reserve, Karnataka, India
Copyright: © Naveen Srikantachari