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Deer garssing under the setting sun

This image shows a group of deer grassing under the setting sun in a Sri Lankan national park. One deer keeps his alertness to the threats from predators while others are eating. This is as a measure of ensuring the safety of the whole group.

TAGS: Deer, Sri Lanka

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Sydney, Australia
Member since 2016
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© Buddhika Jayasekara.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 02.2015
Total Views: 78
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Aug. 21, 2016, 7:52 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D7100
Focal Length: 122mm
Shutter Speed: 1/200
Aperture: f8
ISO: ISO640
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