PHOTO OF THE DAY: 04.22.19
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Walrus Jumping Out of Water

Around the age of 10, male walruses get these skin lumps on their chest. Thanks to that very thick armor, during fights they can resist attacks from the other males. It is almost impossible to get through that strong protection.

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Belgentier, France
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© Jean-François Lagrot.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2017
Total Views: 2762
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 28, 2018, 7:38 a.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Focal Length: 300mm
Shutter Speed: 1/400
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO400
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