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Turtle struggling to find balance on a log.
Dandelion in early summer.
Lawn in late evening in spring.
Snake venturing out in early spring.
A smiling great-crested flycatcher
Clouds and Crystal ball
Snake river
Dewey Beach sunset
Basque country
Swallow-tail kite swooping in for a drink
Swallow-tail kite trumpeting a drink
Jewel box
Grand Prismatic Spring in Yellowstone National Park
Midnight lighting in Paris
Kingfisher (and a fish contemplating his life choices)
Beautiful Sunset over a Lake
Father and son
Up, Up and Away in Budapest!
A Black Bear Eating Grasses From A Creek
Into the sunset
14th Annual Photo Contest
Swallow-tail kite swooping in for a drink

As part of preparing for their migration from the US to South America, swallow-tail kites prepare for the trip by eating lots of food, drinking water, and cleaning themselves off.

TAGS: Avian, Bird, Florida, Kite, United States, Wildlife

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West Melbourne, Florida, United States of America
Member since 2016
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© Paul Carman.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2016
Total Views: 44
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Sept. 4, 2016, 1:24 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 7D Mark II
Focal Length: 700mm
Shutter Speed: 1/2500
Aperture: f11
ISO: ISO1600
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PHOTO LOCATION Deland, Florida, United States of America