14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Royal Terns on Coronado Beach

While the other birds scampered to and fro with the waves, these two Royal Terns stayed put, looking regal, casting an abstract reflection on the receding water.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 12.2015
Date Uploaded: 09.2016
Photo Location: Coronado, California, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS REBEL T2i
Copyright: © Elizabeth Leland