January 22, 2010

Saltwater Crocodile

Photograph by Yeang Chng

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A saltwater crocodile lunges for the camera. This photo was taken just before its jaws closed on the lens shade; the blurred outline of the jaws demonstrates the lightning-fast nature of its lunge.

 

This photo and caption were submitted to the 2008 International Photo Contest. Solve jigsaw puzzles and download wallpaper.

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