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Railroad fireman blowing down the boiler
African leopard in a tree
Queen's University, Belfast, Northern Ireland, in Fall.
Papua Moslem
7 Colours
Bare Trees of Yellowstone
Viera Wetlands Sunrise
Sunset Silhouette
Slave Quarters at Evergreen Plantation
Brooklyn Bridge at Night
A newvborn elephant
Rocky Beach in Qingdao, China
The Queen
Beautiful Gabriel
Painting the clouds at Smith Mountain Lake
Time for a Swim
Underneath the 14th Street Bridge at 6:30am on a Saturday; you can see how the different spans all come together-B&W-IMG_9447
El Cid Market
Alien Throne
Beautiful Sunflowers
The Princess
Spreading his wings
15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
A newvborn elephant

While on a safari in Africa, one day we came upon a group of elephants. As we got closer we could see a baby. Looking closer we saw the umbilical cord was still wet--so it was not very old. We got to watch it try to stand and suck for the first time. A very special experience!

TAGS: Africa, Botswana, Elephant, Newborn

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Verona, North Dakota, United States of America
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© Katherine Plessner.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2017
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Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 28, 2017, 10:24 p.m.
Camera Make: SONY
Camera Model: ILCA-99M2
Focal Length: 300mm
Shutter Speed: 1/500
Aperture: f6.3
ISO: ISO640
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