13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Great Blue Glide

This great blue heron was building a nest and would travel back and forth across a small pond to gather its building material. It was outbound on this trip so it was not carrying anything here.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2015
Date Uploaded: 11.2015
Photo Location: Venice, United Kingdom
Camera: Canon EOS 7D Mark II
Copyright: © James Schumm