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Komodo Dragon (Varanus komodoensis)
Photographer: Michael Drake
Location: Rinca Island, Komodo National Park, Indonesia
This is a moderately large male (9 feet!) resting near one of the paths on Rinca Island. I saw a total of 13 dragons that day!
Digital Alterations: 
Adjustments were made using Adobe Photoshop in contrast, brightness, sharpness and cropping.
Camera Information: Panasonic DMC-FZ100
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