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Eastern Hognose Snake
Photographer: mark lotterhand
Location: Cape Cod National Seashore, MA
Story: 
This beautiful large female eastern hognose snake was found while hiking in Cape Cod's National Seashore. This snake is known for its defensive theatrics such a hooding like cobra, hissing loudly, and playing dead. Interestingly, it rarely, if ever bites (unless your a toad, its preferred prey)
Digital Alterations: 
Minor adjustments in exposure and highlights using lightroom.
Camera Information: Canon EOS Rebel T3i--EF8-15 f/4L fisheye lens shot at 10mm.
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