17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Long journey

This mom and calf go on a long journey. Mom give birth to calf and raise them without eating until about four months. The calf can endure a long journey, so the mom and calf travel to the northern sea where food is abundant.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: Tonga
Camera: NIKON D810
Copyright: © reiko takahashi