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Shy Flamingo

When watching a flock of flamingos by a small pond I was able to photograph this shy flamingo. He had isolated himself on the outside of the group to take a quick cat nap. He was standing motionless with his beak buried in his feathers. Hoping not to disturber him I quietly raised my camera to take a shot when he turned to make perfect eye contact with my camera.

TAGS: Flamingo, Nature, North Carolina, Wildlife

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Danville , Virginia, United States of America
Member since 2017
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© Tessa Honeycutt.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2017
Total Views: 12
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Oct. 14, 2017, 4:51 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D3300
Focal Length: 175mm
Shutter Speed: 1/1000
Aperture: f5.3
ISO: ISO800
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