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This photograph is of the Cormorant Fisherman on the Li river in Yangshuo, China. These fisherman use trained cormorants as an aid in securing their daily catch. Unfortunately, this method is no longer widely practiced. This particular fisherman was hired to put on a display for the sake of keeping an old tradition alive.

TAGS: China, Cormorant, Fisherman, Fishing

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Sherman Oaks, California, United States of America
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Photo of the Day: 10.02.17
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© Jeffrey Kaplan.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2017
Total Views: 2281
Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Oct. 1, 2017, 7:20 p.m.
Camera Make: FUJIFILM
Camera Model: X10
Focal Length: 11.3mm
Shutter Speed: 1/500
Aperture: f3.6
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PHOTO LOCATION Yangshuo, China