17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Altered Images
Radiant Yellow Crown

A Yellow Crowned Night Heron steps out of the shadows into a ray of sunlight. The Yellow Crowned Night Herons are one of seven species of Egrets and Herons fighting to nest in one San Antonio City Park. The birds face the obstacles of nesting in a quickly diminishing urban setting.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: san antonio, Texas, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS Rebel T7i
Copyright: © alesia garlock