17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Great Blue Heron looking for breakfast in Mississippi

We were camping on the shore of a lake in North Mississippi and when I unzipped the tent that morning, I saw this heron perched on a log right next to us. The fog and the sunrise looked amazing, so I captured the image.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 03.2019
Date Uploaded: 04.2019
Photo Location: Houlka MS, Mississippi, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D3400
Copyright: © Ashley Jones