15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Mobile
The Engineer Laughing Dove.

Because it lives alongside a new building construction in Beirut, a Laughing Dove didn’t find small twigs to build her nest except the wires used to tie iron bars, so she used it to make her nest on our school windowsill from it and lay her two eggs.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 06.2017
Date Uploaded: 11.2017
Photo Location: Beirut, Lebanon
Camera: iPhone 6
Copyright: © Fatima Aslan