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15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Just a little closer

I had taken several shots of this juvenile Green Heron while it was perched on a fallen tree. It then flew and landed directly in front of the sun and knowing I would get a silhouette I took the shot.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 03.2017
Date Uploaded: 11.2017
Photo Location: Lake City, Florida, United States of America
Camera: COOLPIX P600
Copyright: © Carolyn Tarkington