15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Powerfull takeoff

These birds to take off, have to first gain speed by wading through the water. Not an easy task and one that requires quite a bit of energy.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2016
Date Uploaded: 04.2017
Photo Location: Coimbatore, India
Camera: NIKON D5500
Copyright: © Rajendra Singh