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Hugo, age 25, carpenter.
Dusha I
Stout Grove Redwood
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Horses in a paddock at dusk.
The realm of flamingos
visit the hairdresser at the Philippines
Tremendous!
Starling Murmuration
Tremendous!
Serenity of asian islands
Chief Peteetneet statue in winter
Don't run
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The Little Red Lighthouse
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Aberrant vessel II
Danger!
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15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Starling Murmuration

On our drive back home to Colorado, my Dad pulled into a gas station in Wilson, Kansas to fill up. They didn’t have diesel, so we were about to move on when I saw 100′s of thousands of birds in a field just off to the side. I asked my dad to park for a few minutes. Those few minutes ended up into 20 minutes of pure bliss as we watched the starling birds create tornadoes in the sky as they danced in incredible unison in a true live theater of murmuration.

TAGS: Kansas, Travel, Wildlife

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Arvada, Colorado, United States of America
Member since 2016
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© Ryan Kost.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 11.2017
Total Views: 27
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 29, 2017, 5:42 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D850
Focal Length: 300mm
Shutter Speed: 1/500
Aperture: f7.1
ISO: ISO400
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PHOTO LOCATION Wilson, Kansas, United States of America