July 10, 2010

Albino Alligator

Photograph by Jak Wonderly, My Shot

This Month in Photo of the Day: Animals

A rare albino alligator photographed from underwater creates a mirror-like reflection on the surface. It was photographed in captivity—white alligators are too conspicuous to predators to survive in the wild.

(This photo and caption were submitted to My Shot.)

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