13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Sandhill cranes at sunrise

These cranes flew out of their sanctuary at sunset. The sky looked like it was on fire, and I prayed for cranes to fly in front of the rising sun!

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Date Taken: 11.2015
Date Uploaded: 11.2015
Photo Location: Jackson, Michigan, United States of America
Copyright: © William Rowan