12th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Flight of the buzzard

European Buzzard. It was perched atop a telegraph pole upon my arrival. I was lucky to capture the moment it leapt into flight to provide a much more dramatic image.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2012
Date Uploaded: 11.2014
Photo Location: United Kingdom
Camera: Canon EOS 5D
Copyright: © Jason Gilchrist