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Bison Jerky
Splendor in silence
Knik Valley
Norman's Salad
Shepherd dog of the morning washing
Bewildering
Winter Eagle
Autumn Birch Trees
Blue water lily
A wonder of Peru in Maras
Sky in the Building
Striped Swords
Pink Granite Shore Killarney
Mama Bear and Berries
Ducks and Tutus
Home on the Range
Working Man
Elk on Pyramid Island, Canada
Self portrait at the Photoautomat
A young Kenyan if fitted with a new set of prosthetic legs
Grand Prismatic Spring
Play
Colorful Fish Market
16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Striped Swords

Striped Marlin hunt a bait ball off the coast of Baja, Mexico. This striped marlin has a sardine on the tip of it's bill. Striped marlin swing their bill to paralyze/injury the sardines so they can then eat the fish. The striped marlin light up with stripes to alert the other marlin of their intentions and also to confuse the bait ball.

TAGS: Mexico

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Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Member since 2018
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© mike raabe.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 11.2018
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 14, 2018, 9:07 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
Focal Length: 20mm
Shutter Speed: 1/2000
Aperture: f3.5
ISO: ISO800
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PHOTO LOCATION pacific ocean, Mexico