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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Hippo Legs-2178
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Mother and baby Hippo at the LA Zoo.
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Submitted: Saturday, 25th February, 2017 09:24 (GMT)
Taken: Sunday, 9th November, 2014
Focal length: 260 mm
Shutter speed: 1/50 sec
Aperture: F7.1
ISO: 1250
Notes: Monopod Mounted, Manual Exposure, AFC-D9, LR cc2015
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