15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Wedge tail eagle circling prey

I was working in the outback of South Australia and wedge tail eagles frequently fly by the hill tops. This eagle was more curious than most and circled over head staring down on me. These are big birds and the curiosity this one showed in me was pretty exciting.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2016
Date Uploaded: 11.2017
Photo Location: Australia
Camera: Canon EOS Rebel T6
Copyright: © Matt Dzaugis