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Ash-marked Stones
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The Raven of the Tower
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As the River Flows
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 Angela & Brighton
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The Raven of the Tower

We went on a tour of the Tower of London (amazing history by the way) and we learned the legend of the ravens. It's said if the ravens ever leave the Tower, the kingdom would fall. I caught one of these royal ravens on a ledge of the Tower and decided to take his picture.

TAGS: Ancient, Bird, England, Raven, United Kingdom

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© Alex Shaulis.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2014
Total Views: 25
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Oct. 19, 2014, 10:55 a.m.
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Camera Model: COOLPIX S3300
Focal Length: 44.2mm
Shutter Speed: 1/400
Aperture: f6.5
ISO: ISO400
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