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Nature & Travel Photo of the Day, Anhinga Spears a Gar – 5/17/13

Anhinga Spears a Gar

Anhinga Spears a Gar

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Focal Length: 500 mm
Aperture: f4.5
ISO: 1250
Shutter Speed 1/125 second

The Corkscrew Swamp near Naples, Florida has 2.3 miles of trails and boardwalk for the nature and bird photographer.  We watched this Anhinga for 10 minutes work to spear this gar and then try to remove the gar from his bill.  He finally removed the the gar from his bill and enjoyed his lunch.

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