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Tern shaking off the water in flight

The Common Terns dive into the water to catch some fish. This one did not catch anything in its last dive, but used an incredible in-flight maneuver to shake off the water from its feathers.

TAGS: Animal, Bird, Israel, Nature, Wildlife

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Givat-Ada, Israel
Member since 2017
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© Ilan Horn.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 04.2017
Total Views: 52
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 28, 2017, 12:53 a.m.
Camera Make: Panasonic
Camera Model: DMC-GX8
Focal Length: 400mm
Shutter Speed: 1/2500
Aperture: f6.3
ISO: ISO1250
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