16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
First Opening

This photo was taken in the Albany Pine Bush Preserve. Moments before a Monarch had broken from its cocoon and was air-drying its wings.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2018
Photo Location: Albany, New York, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS 80D
Copyright: © Carol McCord