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Red Footed Booby with hatchling
Photographer: Charles Lichtenauer
Location: Galapagos Island
Taken while on a week long excursion to the Galapagos Archipelago - I stood by this nest for twenty minutes waiting for the mother to reveal her offspring. When she did, all the waiting paid off and the hatchling struck a beautiful pose
Digital Alterations: 
Cropped and saturation/highlights adjustment
Camera Information: Canon 60D
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