PHOTO OF THE DAY: 09.24.19
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Wings
A Peek of a Peak
Silence
Esteiro
An Anteater Comes Up for Air
Adélie Penguin on an Iceberg
Lazy Days
Humpbacks Bubble-Net Feeding
Aircraft
Synchronized Swimmer
Low Tide
Fish Eats Fish
Escalator
Spectator
In the darkness
Prince for the Day
Banpo Golden Light Show
Solar Power on the Lake
Color Dry
An abstract aerial view of a sand dune at sunset.
Morning Mist in the Sawtooths
The Pit
Dreamscape
16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Fish Eats Fish

A juvenile grouper is fighting for its life as a lizard fish tries ingest it. After this shot, the juvenile grouper managed to break free from the lizard fish's jaw. It was alive, but could barely swim. It took two breaths before it was eaten by a prowling snapper nearby.

TAGS: Philippines, Underwater

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Singapore, Singapore
Member since 2018
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Photo of the Day: 09.24.19 Editors' Pick
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© Lilian Koh.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2018
Total Views: 7266
Filed Under: Natural World
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Nov. 26, 2018, 10:13 a.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
Focal Length: 100mm
Shutter Speed: 1/250
Aperture: f13
ISO: ISO100
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