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Cape Petrel
Photographer: Bill Klipp
Location: Southern Ocean, Antarctica
Story: 
As we cruised the Southern Ocean off Antarctica the winds disappeared and the water became dead calm almost looking oily. I positioned my self near the bow to photograph sea birds as the followed the ship. After well over an hour and many photos later I captured this Cape Petrel gliding between the waves.
Digital Alterations: 
crop, sharpen, curves, levels, saturation
Camera Information: Nikon D300, Nikkor 70-200 f2.8, at 200mm, f5, ISO 320, 1/3200sec, -1.3EVs, handheld
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