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16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
The spring in the sprint.

Mention Africa, and most people will want to see the Big 5. However, in Namibia, what I really wanted to see was the underrated Oryx in its element. This graceful creature springs and sprints so effortlessly across the orange hues of the vast desert, leaving behind a soft trail of sand dust.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2018
Photo Location: Namibia
Camera: Canon EOS-1D X Mark II
Copyright: © WanLing Chung