16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Egret takes flight over Gardiner’s Bay in Amagansett

An egret was standing motionless on a piece of concrete half buried in the sand. I walked slowly towards it and captured this picture as it took off.

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Date Taken: 07.2018
Date Uploaded: 07.2018
Photo Location: Amagansett , New York, United States of America
Copyright: © Sandra Sirota