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12th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Waterproof Leaf

Scientists have been studying the lotus and water hyacinth leaf to create waterproof clothes and things. This pictures is a perfect way to explain the waterproof ability of this.

TAGS: Nature, Science, Viet Nam

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© Vi Nguyen.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2014
Total Views: 52
Filed Under: Altered Images
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 29, 2014, 12:17 p.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D5100
Focal Length: 55mm
Shutter Speed: 1/160
Aperture: f6.3
ISO: ISO200
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PHOTO LOCATION Nha Trang, Vietnam