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Early mornings
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Cub
Bite
Spider web covered with a morning dew
Kathmandu Monkey
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First Christmas wonder
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Castle of Rocca Calascio
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16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Bite

While I was waiting for vultures to arrive I was entertained by hornbills which had gathered to eat the maggots hatching out on a zebra carcass. The female hornbill seals herself into the nest when the chicks hatch out, and the male feeds her through a small slit in the barricade.

TAGS: Bite, South Africa

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© Bence Mate.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2016
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Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 15, 2018, 9:02 a.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS-1D X Mark II
Focal Length: 560mm
Shutter Speed: 1/2000
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO3200
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PHOTO LOCATION Mkuze, South Africa