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    Northern gannets are the largest seabirds in the North Atlantic. They fish by diving into the sea, they can do it from a height of 30 meters with a speed of 80 km/hour, and pursuing their preys underwater. The island of Noss, in Shetland Islands, is one of the most important nesting point, with over 7000 breeding pairs. I took this picture in front of the high cliffs, from a small boat using an underwater housing, and surrounded by thousands of gannets flying, diving, shouting around me …an amaz
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    Date Taken: Apr 18, 2015
    Date Uploaded: Oct 18, 2016
    Camera: NIKON CORPORATION NIKON D4
    Focal Length: 15 mm
    Shutter Speed: 1/250 sec
    Aperture: f/11
    ISO: 800
    Copyright: © felipe foncueva
    Categories: Animals, Nature, Travel
    Contests: 2016 National Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year