14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Dressed To Thrill

This is a Great White Egret in mating plumage during first light in a cypress forest of South Louisiana. This particular area has an elevated terrain to photograph from placing the photographer at nest level, giving the viewer an up close and personal experience.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 03.2015
Date Uploaded: 12.2016
Photo Location: Near Ville Platte, Louisiana, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D3
Copyright: © kerry griechen