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Taking the Leap
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13th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Taking the Leap

Polar bears are accustomed to the cold but do not like frigid waters. They will jump from one piece of ice to another in order to avoid the water. This polar bear could have walked the few meters but chose to jump. This was his take off pose.

TAGS: Polar Bear

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Jericho, New York, United States of America
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© BONNIE FORMAN-FRANCO.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2015
Total Views: 13
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 29, 2015, 12:32 p.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D750
Focal Length: 490mm
Shutter Speed: 1/3200
Aperture: f8
ISO: ISO1250
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PHOTO LOCATION Svalbard and Jan Mayen