20th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Great GREAT Heron

This poised creature called for attention one sunrise, and as I crept closer, he just stood and posed. The great Grey Heron is a large bird that easily gets intimidated, but obviously not this guy.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2022
Date Uploaded: 11.2022
Photo Location: Corpus Christi, Texas, United States of America
Copyright: © Joe Morales