17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Komodo Dragon

A Komodo dragon sunbathing in the warm tropical sun on Komodo Island, Komodo National Park, Indonesia. This dragon has just smelt the piece of chicken the park ranger was holding, as evidenced by its flickering tongue.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 01.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: Indonesia
Camera: COOLPIX P510
Copyright: © Andrew Petlock