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Vibrant sunset while approaching Mesa Verde NP
Punch Bowl Falls
Cat and Mouse
McCord Creek
Stunning view
A bald eagle with lunch secured
Survivor - a saved oak tree in Skagit Valley.
Golden Hour Townsend's Warbler
Snail and plants at cenote Dos Ojos
Iceberg
Walruses at rest
Jackals Romance
Walruses at rest
Ancient Aqueduct in the Azores
Star, my trusty camel
The Empty Seat
Mountains and Kittiwake at Fuglefjorden
Jacks at Cabo Pulmo
Majestic Skagit Valley Sky
Peek-a-Boo!
Autumn Canopy
Stripped Marlin hunting sardines
Wild dog
14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Jackals Romance

Male and female jackals in one of their romantic moments. The male had caught an Agama Lizard and presented it to the female. While throwing it over her head, she turned and picked it up and then they mated, so this gesture of affection was more successful then flowers.

TAGS: Africa, Romantic, Tanzania

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Ramat Gan, Israel
Member since 2016
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© Roie Galitz.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 02.2016
Total Views: 2497
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Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 19, 2016, 2:47 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D810
Focal Length: 500mm
Shutter Speed: 1/640
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO500
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