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15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Osprey Hovering

I was photographing birds at an Alewife (fish) run in Somes Sound, near Acadia National Park, Maine, USA. Osprey and Bald Eagles would soar over head to spot fish. I set up my tripod high with a long telephoto lens and camera, and followed their flight by keeping my tripod head very loose.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 06.2016
Date Uploaded: 11.2017
Photo Location: Mt. Desert, Maine, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D7200
Copyright: © George Sanker