Bosque del Apache NWR, New Mexico, USA
This is a complete sequence of two Sandhill Cranes performing their courtship dance. It happened within seconds and I was lucky enough to be in the right place at the right time! During one of the frames, they appear to be "kissing."
Small adjustments to exposure, contrast, highlights, shadows, and whites, artistic cropping
Nikon D300s, Nikon 500mm f/4.0