18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Pecking Order

White Backed Vultures eat and fight over a carcass as Marabou Storks wait for someone to drop something. My favorite memory of this moment was the noise as the vultures fought over the bounty.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Photo Location: serengeti national park, Tanzania
Camera: Canon EOS 6D
Copyright: © Gerri Whitley