Common Hippopotamus - Mammals

Common Hippopotamus (Hippopotamus amphibius) - two fighting hippoes sunset Luangwa
camera: NIKON D300
lens: Sigma 120-300 mm F2.8 APO EX DG IF HSM
extender: --
focal length: 550 mm
exposure time: 1/640 s
aperture: 5.6
stativ: GITZO 1541T + MA 322RC 2
ISO: 360
location: South Luangwa, Zambia
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camera:NIKON D300
lens:Sigma 120-300 mm F2.8 APO EX DG IF HSM
extender:Sigma APO 2.0 EX DG
focal length:550 mm
exposure time:1/640 s
aperture:5.6
stativ:GITZO 1541T + MA 322RC 2
ISO:360
location:South Luangwa, Zambia
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