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Polish Chicken Dance

My partner and I were house/pet-sitting in France when this picture was taken. I took the picture after I had scattered food for the roosters and chicken. The white Polish chicken made an interesting subject. As I focused on her, she suddenly burst.. into a spirited dance. Her vibrating wings embodied the true essence of this nation's "joie de vivre."

TAGS: France

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© Pauline Gallagher.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 11.2014
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 20, 2014, 2:03 p.m.
Camera Make: Panasonic
Camera Model: DMC-ZS30
Focal Length: 9mm
Shutter Speed: 1/100
Aperture: f4.4
ISO: ISO100
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