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Working Cormorants

Working Cormorants

These are captive Little Black Cormorants used to fish, hence the string on their legs. Birds dive for live fish and return their catch to the boat. In situations where the birds swallow the fish, a ring is installed around the neck to prevent swallowing

Canon EOS 10D ,Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8L USM
1/250s f/6.3 at 70.0mm iso200 full exif

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