Vulture In The Rain

PhotographerChris Cutler
PrizeHonorable Mention
Entry Description

This black vulture had been feeding on a carcass in Costa Rica. During a brief, heavy downpour the bird stood motionless, as the rain drenched it and washed the mud from its body.

About Photographer

I am a naturalist and photographer. I guide nature tours to various parts of the world, from the tropics to the polar regions. I also work as a consulting biologist on cetacean research cruises.