Wildlife Photography

Challenge #12 in the Prime Subjects of Photography series. Hosted by Mark Scott Abeln.
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Submit a photograph of a large animal in the wild. These will typically be taken with long telephoto lenses.
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In Kenya, the Gerenuk, a long-necked antelope, can only be found in the north. The neck serves it well: the Gerenuk stands on its hind legs to reach leaves higher up on the trees
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Submitted: Tuesday, 2nd August, 2011 04:42 (GMT)
Taken: Saturday, 1st January, 2011
Focal length: 283 mm
Shutter speed: 1/2500 sec
Aperture: F5
ISO: 800
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