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17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Swallow Looks Out from its brand new Mud Nest

This area in Yellowstone National Park's Lamar Valley is home to several nesting swallows. I used the camera's built-in flash to add some color to this swallow's nest and the bird's mud-covered beak, and to add pop to the bird's big eyes.

TAGS: Wyoming

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Wichita Falls, Texas, United States of America
Member since 2019
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Copyright:
© Jorn Vangoidtsenhoven.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 06.2019
Filed Under: Natural World
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Nov. 21, 2019, 5:20 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D500
Focal Length: 440mm
Shutter Speed: 1/200
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO1000
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PHOTO LOCATION Wyoming, United States of America