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Battle of  Giants
Hippopotamus
Habitat
All type of fresh waters
Location
Ngorongoro Crater
Date taken
Sept 2019
Scientific name
Hippopotamus amphibius
Equipment used
Nikon / Sigma
Goodness me! What an outstanding action shot! I wouldn't want to be too close to them, Volker!
 
Opus Editor
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Good photo Volker! It's always a surprise to me how aggressive they are.

Thanks for sharing it with us.

Barney
 
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Mmmm.... it really must have been so interesting and exciting watching this battle Volker.

A marvellous picture you've taken of the combatants too - many thanks my friend.
 

Media information

Category
Wild Mammals
Added by
volker sthamer
Date added
View count
145
Comment count
9

Image metadata

Device
NIKON CORPORATION NIKON D750
Aperture
ƒ/5.6
Focal length
300.0 mm
Exposure time
1/500
ISO
200
Flash
Off, did not fire
Filename
Nilpfred, Hippopotamus, Hippopotamus amphibius (2).JPG
File size
1.7 MB
Date taken
Sat, 07 September 2019 10:43 AM
Dimensions
2700px x 1802px

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