19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Purple Sunset

Purple Sunset. I waited a long time before this Purple Heron male anded near its nest just before sunset. It was cloudy and the sun was just shining through a cloudgap. A moment I will never forget.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 06.2021
Date Uploaded: 11.2021
Photo Location: Netherlands
Camera: Canon EOS-1D X Mark III
Copyright: © Richard Verroen