Whiskers (Nature Challenge)

Challenge #169 in the Life in the Natural World series. Hosted by RuthC.
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In this challenge show us interesting and unusual whiskers to be found in the animal world. Whiskers, (facial hair) on large or small animals, birds, fish and marine creatures. I am also accepting the whisker-like appendages on the faces of insects, spiders, caterpillars. Please, NO photos of whiskers on humans, or domestic pets. Macro and close-up photos welcome. Size of entry: 1,600px on the longer side.
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Submitted: Thursday, 24th September, 2015 17:31 (GMT)
Taken: Saturday, 3rd January, 2009
Focal length: 300 mm
Shutter speed: 1/200 sec
Aperture: F5.6
ISO: 200
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