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The lonely seagull
Introspection
Buick Special in front of red rocks and the moon on the Colorado River
woodduck Drake flapping
NEPAL EARTHQUAKE-I
LFL
Cement bags stacked in a pyramid shape in India
Crystal butterflies formed from a frozen fog
A Boy and His Bike
Mama and Baby
Sandman
Rocky Mountain Bighorn Mother and Child
Force of Fire
Lower Yellowstone Falls and the Grand Canyon of Yellowstone
A Sense of Scale
sunset over farmington river in collinsville
A plane meets the beach and the storm
Pass the Mead
Supermoon over the Observatory
Dots
Abandoned Station
Runaways
Looking Down the Business End
13th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Rocky Mountain Bighorn Mother and Child

Rocky Mountain Bighorn Sheep ewes usually keep their babies concealed among ferns or other dense vegetation to keep them from the preying eyes of bald eagles and other predators. But this one brought her three-day old down from Ewe Hill just as a lone photographer was passing by on a tram.

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Anderson Island, Washington, United States of America
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© Sean Griffin.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 05.2013
Total Views: 176
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Dec. 1, 2015, 11:35 p.m.
Camera Make: SONY
Camera Model: SLT-A55V
Focal Length: 75mm
Shutter Speed: 1/200
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO1600
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