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A Puffin Landing on an Icelandic Cliff

This is an Atlantic Puffin from Icelands eastern coast coming in for a landing. The puffins spend the majority of their time in the water fishing, and often come back with beaks full of sand eels. This one was unsuccessful and came back empty beaked.

TAGS: Iceland, Puffin

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America
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© Eric Fisher.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 05.2016
Total Views: 76
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Oct. 24, 2017, 9:44 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 7D Mark II
Focal Length: 300mm
Shutter Speed: 1/2000
Aperture: f7.1
ISO: ISO2000
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