15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World

There was a fierce battle of the vultures at the Zebra kill site in Masai Mara. The Ruppel's vultures were dominating the vultures such as the White backed ones. One Ruppel's vulture in particular was very aggressive. It lashed out at its competitors by kicking. If only a football was present!

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2017
Date Uploaded: 11.2017
Photo Location: Kenya
Camera: Canon EOS-1D X
Copyright: © Manoj Shah