16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Juvenile bald eagle pouncing on salmon

This juvenile bald eagle was patiently waiting for salmon to swim by before pouncing on them. He was still learning fishing techniques as some salmon did manage to get away.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 09.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2018
Photo Location: Alaska, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
Copyright: © Nora Lewis