19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World

Sunrise over the Laguna Madre at Corpus Christi, Texas. With the gentle turn of light comes an abundance of life teeming over the water channel. Shallow water pools feed deeper water schools, bird track their movement and respond favorably. A new dawn, and life begets life.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2021
Date Uploaded: 11.2021
Photo Location: Corpus Christi, Texas, Texas, United States of America
Camera: ILCA-99M2
Copyright: © John Lightle