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Double-Crested Cormorant, Reflecting

This Cormorant recently came to visit our local lake. He was kind enough to allow me to sit and watch him for over an hour, during which time I was able to photograph some of his quirks. This image is one of them. He would frequently stretch his neck and open his mouth, wide. The stillness of the air and subsequent reflection were a real bonus.

TAGS: Bird, Colorado, Cormorant, Lake, Reflection, Wildlife

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Pine, Colorado, United States of America
Member since 2018
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© Steve Willder.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2017
Total Views: 61
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: June 10, 2018, 4:20 p.m.
Camera Make: SONY
Camera Model: ILCA-99M2
Focal Length: 200mm
Shutter Speed: 1/1000
Aperture: f2.8
ISO: ISO125
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