15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Death Silouhette

Here we have a cape vulture perched inthe upper most branches of a Baobab tree. The Cape vulture is nearing extinction due to the fact that it is being hunted for its brain by traditional Witchdoctors for its use in traditional Muti (magic).

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2016
Date Uploaded: 05.2017
Photo Location: South Africa
Camera: Canon EOS 100D
Copyright: © Dylan Stadler