16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Protecting the Young: Ostrich family on a hot day in Etosha, Namibia

An ostrich mother protects her three mini-me's on a hot spring day in Etosha National Park in Namibia, while the father surveys the land for any lurking predators.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2018
Photo Location: Etosha National Park, Namibia
Camera: NIKON D3100
Copyright: © Cynthia Wong