Every Friday, we choose our favorite photo of the week from our Wildlife Photo of the Day website.
This week we chose a crane family in Illinois, USA.
When photographer Stan Kirschner saw these sandhill cranes, he ran home to grab his camera.
Have you taken some amazing wildlife photos during your travels? Submit your own photos for the chance to win a spot on Wildlife Photo of the Day!
To get the top wildlife photos delivered to your inbox, subscribe to our convenient Weekly Digest. It’s sure to quickly become your favorite email of the week!