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One night at a waterhole in Kenya, Africa, I positioned the camera to capture the moon rising between the antlers of an arriving to drink Waterbuck.
While photographing in Patagonia, Chile we were fortunate to come across this pair of Magellan Penguins sharing an intimate moment.
a land mark of amarilo tx
Ghosting in Florence
Blue Magic
Sunrise at Mammoth Springs in Yellowstone National Park
Hoodoos found in the town of Drumheller, Alberta, Canada.  One of Canada's lesser known natural wonders.
two people traveling through florida, playing music between a long drive and dinner
While photographing a beaver in an ice opening in a lake in Denali NP, AK, I saw stalking in the woods.  This Lynx ran out to catch the beaver.  The beaver escaped into the water.  When the Lynx heard
not your ordinary puddle
My morning surprise
This photo of a Southern Ground-Hornbill carrying food for nestlings, was captured in Kenya, Africa. When checking closely examining the cache of food in the mouth, I counted 6 frogs, 2 grasshoppers a
On a trip to Lake Clark National Park, Alaska we found this brown bear on the beach.  She posed in for us in several positions.  This submission reminds me of one of those impressionist's paintings of
A tiny frog on a leg
A frog in a pond
A cat spider eating a grasshopper
A cat spider in the center of it's web
While photographing from a boat one morning in the Pantanal, Brazil, this jaguar walked out of the jungle onto a log and gave us a cold stare before retreating back into his sanctuary.
Lizard
A young pumpkin spider on a dry columbine blossom
A yellow lab licking it's nose.
Beaming Forest
After a game drive in Massi Mara
10th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
This photo of a Southern Ground-Hornbill carrying food for nestlings, was captured in Kenya, Africa. When checking closely examining the cache of food in the mouth, I counted 6 frogs, 2 grasshoppers a

This photo of a Southern Ground-Hornbill carrying food for nestlings, was captured in Kenya, Africa. When checking closely examining the cache of food in the mouth, I counted 6 frogs, 2 grasshoppers and a lizard.

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© Ken Conger.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 02.2012
Total Views: 31
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Sept. 6, 2012, 7:53 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS-1D Mark IV
Focal Length: 400mm
Shutter Speed: 1/3200
Aperture: f3.5
ISO: ISO400
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