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Eyelash Pit Viper in the jungles of Costa Rica
Downtown Atlanta at dawn
Golden hour
The possibilities of nature’s bounty of the sea at sunrise
Northern Water Snake
Era
Holi festival of colors
The forbidden city
Gorilla Trekking at Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
Fire Sky Sunset
Smith Rock Reflections
Explosion of Life
Bull Fighters
TRAVELLING IN THE MIST
Never give up
RING MASTERS
Wilsall Bronc
Family bond
Clash along the Pacific Coast
Sivan Submerged on Sanibel
Fisherman's Net
Arbore Mother and Child
Yellow-rumped Warbler 1
17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Explosion of Life

Bohar Snappers spawning in Palau. Over 10.000 fish come together to spawn on an outgoing tide during a full moon. This increases the chances of survival for the fertilized eggs. But while the snappers are targeted by sharks their offspring is fed on by thousands of other fish.

TAGS: Palau

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Sai Kung, Hong Kong
Member since 2019
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© Simon Lorenz.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 04.2019
Total Views: 35
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: July 16, 2019, 1:25 a.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D850
Focal Length: 16mm
Shutter Speed: 1/250
Aperture: f6.3
ISO: ISO400
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PHOTO LOCATION Koror, Palau