Samantha Elizabeth Parkinson's photo.
Samantha Elizabeth Parkinson's photo. Samantha Elizabeth Parkinson

Photo of the Day takes flight with Samantha's photo

SAMANTHA Elizabeth Parkinson captured this stunning image of a magpie taking off at Byron Bay Lighthouse.

Her photo took 13% in Friday's poll, tying with three other amazing images.

From a secondary office vote, Samantha's photo was then declared today's Photo of the Day.

Photo of the Day celebrates the beauty of the Northern Rivers and the talent of its people.

As well as appearing here, it is published on page 2 of our print edition and appears as the cover image on our Facebook page.

To contribute to Photo of the Day, share an image to our Facebook page or vote in our weekday poll, below, before noon.



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