15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Lift! Wings Up!

The Great Blue Heron has lifted its wings to take off. It is the first of four photographs that show the heron achieving flight.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2017
Date Uploaded: 07.2017
Photo Location: Cambridge, Maryland, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D750
Copyright: © Michael Osborne