19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Tryptic Flight

I've always loved Dalmatian Pelicans, their unique hairstyles also really make me smile. I visited Lake Kerkini in Greece as their breeding range had expanded due to the implementation of artificial platforms, and here at least they are enjoying a population boost.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 02.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2021
Photo Location: Greece
Camera: Canon EOS-1D X Mark II
Copyright: © Jacha Potgieter