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Sleeping Hawksbill Turtle
Underwater Scene
Dancing Barahi (The goddess of Earthquake)
Yellow Boat
Sunrise on Cerro Torre
Milky Way over Vassey Creek
Sun Spots
Old-Fashioned Carriage Ride
Perfect Riverfront Reflection
Galapagos Seal Lion mama and babe [endemic]
The Vast Atlantic Ocean: Wilmington Perspective
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Marine Iguana Skeleton
Tree and Stream Abstract
Two beautiful deers
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Many-colored Rush-Tyrant
13th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Galapagos Seal Lion mama and babe [endemic]

I was struck in this photo by the simultaneous roughness and tenderness of this mama's interaction with her tiny baby who had to be just days old.

TAGS: Ecuador, Mama, Tenderness

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Langley, Washington, United States of America
Member since 2015
Photo Information
Copyright:
© Dianne Iverson.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2014
Total Views: 25
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 22, 2015, 1:15 a.m.
Camera Make:
Camera Model: NIKON D90
Focal Length: 80mm
Shutter Speed: 1/320
Aperture: f9
ISO: ISO400
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