14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Whiskers Lit

Sea Lion (Zalophus wollebaeki) back lit while turns to see its persecutor, another lion who moved from its territory on a beach in San Cristobal Island, Galapagos, Ecuador. Listed as endangered (EN) on the IUCN Red List

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 01.2014
Date Uploaded: 11.2016
Photo Location: Ecuador
Copyright: © Castro Kristhian