Hidden Creek

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Too much habitat?

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Image Description

Beaver have built a dam on the creek exiting Hidden Lake to create this pond. Young trout take advantage of the grassy cover and abundant aquatic larvae and flying insects as this one is with a dragon fly in his sight.

Technical Details

Canon EOS 5D II, Canon EF 70-200 mm @ 110mm; f/11 @ 1/160 sec, ISO 800; Gitzo tripod, RRS BH 66; subject 13.8 m away; remote trigger

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