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17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Great Blue Heron holding a Trophy Catfish

This great blue heron snagged a catfish at a small pond located in the city of Toronto. The heron then spent 20 minutes "kneading" the fish until it was compact enough to be swallowed whole.

TAGS: Canada, Wildlife

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Toronto, Canada
Member since 2019
Photo Information
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© Paulo Tardao.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 06.2018
Total Views: 17
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 29, 2019, 3:31 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D5500
Focal Length: 480mm
Shutter Speed: 1/400
Aperture: f10
ISO: ISO400
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PHOTO LOCATION Toronto, Canada