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Giant clams in the water

While in Tahiti, I saw these giant clams. Their shells are slightly open to let the water flow thru in order to feed. I was amazed that the lips of the clams are blue.

TAGS: French Polynesia, Giant

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Burke, Virginia, United States of America
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© Jennifer McGown.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 11.2014
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 20, 2016, 9:17 p.m.
Camera Make: SONY
Camera Model: NEX-5T
Focal Length: 188mm
Shutter Speed: 1/400
Aperture: f6.3
ISO: ISO100
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PHOTO LOCATION Papeete, French Polynesia