Look At Those Legs! (Nature)

Challenge #242 in the Life in the Natural World series. Hosted by RuthC.
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Here's a challenge for you to show off your best pair, or four, or six or eight legs, (or maybe more), which you've captured in nature. Are they tall skinny legs of an ostrich, short fat legs of a hippopotamus, the hairy legs of a spider, or perhaps the delicate swaying legs of a praying mantis just waiting to pounce on its next meal. Macro and close-ups welcome. NO humans, pets, or birds which have lost their freedom. Size of your entry: 1,600 pixels on the longer side.
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Emus at Rest
by RuthC
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These Australian birds sit on their long gangly legs, to balance their large bodies. Werribee Open Range Zoo, Victoria.
Submitted: Thursday, 2nd February, 2017 11:37 (GMT)
Taken: Sunday, 15th July, 2007
Focal length: 18.63 mm
Shutter speed: 1/250 sec
Aperture: F5
Notes: Hand-held.
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