18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
The Iridescent Starling
European Starlings are small birds, that from a distance tend to look quite dull. But when viewed up close, and in good light, their feathers take on an iridescence that makes them look like something straight out of a tropical rainforest.
|Photo Location:||Amsterdam, Netherlands|
|Copyright:||© Adri Pendleton|