18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
The Look

As this Ring Necked Pheasant came out of some tall grass nearby to head into another brush area to forage I couldn't quite tell if it saw me and was giving me the look, or if I just happened to catch it just right. It seems to be saying "I see you," but I will never know for sure.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2020
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Camera: Canon EOS 7D
Copyright: © Terrance Perrin