16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
A female Cardinal sitting on a branch with an out of focus grassy background.
The photo is a female Cardinal sitting on a branch. I was staying at my parents house who live out in the country in Nebraska. I woke up and looked out the window and saw the Cardinal sitting on a fallen branch and went and grabbed my camera. I had to shoot from inside the house because opening the door could have scared the bird. The
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||May 22, 2018, 1:09 a.m.
||Canon EOS Rebel T7i