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Giraffe is the tallest animal in the world, reaching up to 5.5 m. height and the biggest ruminant (up to 1,900 kg weight). Each animal has a unique patch pattern on its body.
Selati Game Reserve, South Africa

Nikon D200, Nikkor 70-300 mm, 1/350 sec at f/ 5.6, ISO 200
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Featured in 8 groups:
“Eye Contact”
“Even-toed Ungulates (Mammals) Artiodactyla”
“Closeups in Nature”
“Antlers, Racks, and Other Horned Animals”
“Giraffes- the long and tall of it!”
“Wildlife of Southern Africa”
“Eye Contact”
“Closeups in Nature”

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Comments

  • Ruth Lambert
    Ruth Lambertalmost 5 years ago

    Nice capture! Great work!

  • Thanks Ruth, cheers!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

  • TatumWulff
    TatumWulffalmost 5 years ago

    Beautiful gallery you have!! :))

  • Thank you very much Tatum!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

  • Lynda Harris
    Lynda Harrisover 4 years ago

    Fantastic DOF Kon! Beautiful work!

  • Thanks a lot Lynda!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

  • Ray Clarke
    Ray Clarkeabout 4 years ago

  • Thank you Ray!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

  • Andrew Paranavitana
    Andrew Paranav...about 4 years ago

    Excellent work mate!

  • Thanks a lot Andrew, much appreciated, cheers!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

  • Kay Kempton Raade
    Kay Kempton Raadeabout 4 years ago

  • Many thanks Kay, much appreciated!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

  • Ray Clarke
    Ray Clarkeabout 4 years ago

  • Many thanks Ray, much appreciated!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

  • TeresaB
    TeresaBabout 4 years ago

    july 22, 2010

  • Thanks a lot Teresa, much appreciated!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

  • TeresaB
    TeresaBabout 4 years ago

    You’re very welcome Konstantinos

  • a~m .
    a~m .about 4 years ago


    Well Done Kon!

  • Thanks a lot the people who voted! Thank you a~m.

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

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