18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Double trouble for the sea lions

Two orca attempt to capture a sea lion pup from the beach, at Punta Norte, Valdes Peninsula, Argentina. Less than 15 individual orca successfully perform this hunting technique.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Photo Location: Argentina
Copyright: © Jorge Cazenave