17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Getting ready to take off

In the early stage of flight, this swan exhibits how it spreads its wings just moments before taking off.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2019
Date Uploaded: 07.2019
Photo Location: Toms River, New Jersey, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS Rebel T6
Copyright: © MarthaJean Rioux