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A scenic sunset view.
USS Emmons
A Cattle Egret.
Scanning the headlines
Novice with maroon-colored robe
Happy children.
Child flaunting his rakhi happily.
A snap of the famous Virupaksha Temple.
View from 6th Station, Mount Fuji
Walking
Say hello to ducks
An Octopus covered in shells for protection from predators.
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Shower of Power
Sea Nettle
A frog from Illinois.
A sunset over a bridge in Venezia, Italy
The Pump Station
A frog from Illinois.
Flower
Route 66
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Osprey in Flight
16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
An Octopus covered in shells for protection from predators.

Octopus Protection This is an Octopus that has covered itself with shells to protect itself from predators. This is a natural occurence in the wild, anytime an Octopus is threatened.

TAGS: Beach, Nature, Ocean, Octopus, Oregon

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Gresham, Oregon, United States of America
Member since 2018
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© Katherine Karsten.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2018
Total Views: 53
Filed Under: Natural World
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Aug. 16, 2018, 1:56 a.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D5300
Focal Length: 135mm
Shutter Speed: 1/500
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO200
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PHOTO LOCATION Oceanside, Oregon, United States of America