March Contest – Beak & Talon / Fang & Claw
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A case of Kleptoparasitism -- Elegant Tern & Heermann's Gull,
It was sunrise as we approached Isla Rasa or Bird Island, a remote nesting spot for hundreds of thousands of Elegant Terns in the Sea of Cortez. As the Elegant Terns returned from sea with a catch of anchovies a couple of Heerman's Gulls lie in wait to attack in an attempt to rob the Tern of it's catch
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Keywords: March Contest Beak & Talon / Fang Claw
Camera: Nikon D5
Lens & Filters: Sigma 150-600mm @600mm
Film and/or ISO: ISO 400
Aperture: f 7
Shutter speed: 1/2,500
Location: Isla Rasa, Baja Mexico
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