13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Eagle in flight with fish

While on safari, our group stops to watch yet another eagle perched on high. While I took photos, I did not realize that the eagle was guarding its prey. Then, the eagle took flight with fish held tight.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 09.2013
Date Uploaded: 12.2015
Photo Location: Botswana
Camera: NIKON D600
Copyright: © Joann Ordille