12th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Florida sandhill crane in Key Biscayne, Florida

This is an unusual pose for a sandhill crane. There was a flock of white ibises surrounding the crane and competing for food. The crane spread its wings and frightened away the smaller birds.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2014
Date Uploaded: 11.2014
Photo Location: Key Biscayne, Florida, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS REBEL T5
Copyright: © Diana Barratt