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Looking mean
Fox posed on a downed tree
Red fox looking out
On the streets of Indianapolis!
Storm Clouds Above Moonbi.
Somewhere over the Rainbow!
The air boss talking him in.
Sockeye salmon schooling at the mouth of Knutson Creek
Walking above the clouds
Osprey with catfish
Birds at Sunset
Sockeye salmon moving up Knutson Creek
perched on the edge of Victoria Falls
Great Blue Herons nest building
praying mantis mating
Winter's Breathtaking Rebirth
Salamanca Square after dark.
Sunrise on the plains of Chitabe Camp
Australian Galah.
The Magpie Returns.
Early morning breakfast around the "bush tv"
Crow on the Hunt.
Beneath the Eiffel Tower
12th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Sockeye salmon moving up Knutson Creek

This year saw especially high returns of sockeye salmon to their spawning grounds in Bristol Bay. This is a shot of hundreds of sockeye salmon making their charge up Knutson Creek, a spawning ground in Iliamna Lake, Alaska, United States.

TAGS: Alaska, Fish, Stream, Underwater, United States

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Bothell, Washington, United States of America
Member since 2014
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© Jason Ching.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2014
Total Views: 67
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 7, 2014, 10:19 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Focal Length: 15mm
Shutter Speed: 1/320
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO250
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PHOTO LOCATION Pedro Bay, Alaska, United States of America