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Jabiru feeding on Piranha


Posted by Nate Chappell on Wed May 17, 2017 4:31 pm

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Here's another shot from our Brazil tour last year, we photographed this Jabiru feeding on a piranha from our boat
Canon 1DX II, 300F4 1/1000 F5.6, iso 1600
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by Karl Egressy on Wed May 17, 2017 5:12 pm
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Great action shot, Nate. You can even see the sharp teeth of the fish, excellent details.
 

by Denis55 on Wed May 17, 2017 5:14 pm
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Wow! Great bird and timing here Nate!
 

by Jakejacoby on Wed May 17, 2017 5:38 pm
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Wonderful action and detail.
 

by Ron Day on Wed May 17, 2017 8:32 pm
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Poetic justice. Wonderful behavior capture.
 

by Sandy R on Wed May 17, 2017 8:44 pm
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Nate, this is superb. Perfect angle to catch the fish in the open mouth.
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by Carol Clarke on Thu May 18, 2017 7:39 am
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What goes around, comes around! Great action capture Nate.
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by Gene Gwin on Thu May 18, 2017 8:02 am
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Nate, Super capture.
 

by David J. Bogener on Thu May 18, 2017 9:31 am
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Nice action capture with good detail. Timing could not have been much better. Perhaps a little selective lightening of the blacks? The detail is there, but hard to see.
 

by Paul Fusco on Thu May 18, 2017 11:21 am
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Even the mighty piranha gets a beat-down!
Very nice shot, Nate!

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by david fletcher on Thu May 18, 2017 1:09 pm
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so cool.. never seen a Piranha taking the beak walk of death... Superb details too
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by c.w. moynihan on Thu May 18, 2017 1:13 pm
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What timing ! Great image.
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by Homer on Thu May 18, 2017 2:26 pm
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Wow,excellent shot Nate
 

by clement on Thu May 18, 2017 10:12 pm
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WOW capture this..
 

by David Salem on Fri May 19, 2017 8:48 am
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Very cool Nate, the fish is framed perfectly in the beak. Well done
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by mikullashbee on Fri May 19, 2017 7:59 pm
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Killer close up Nate.
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