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Tue Nov 24, 2015, 01:16 AM

Albatross

A video I made from my time on Midway:

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Response to Goblor (Original post)

Tue Nov 24, 2015, 06:09 PM

1. Beautiful.

Albatrosses are my favorite, I hope they won't be wiped out.
Hah what am I saying? Dummy me. They won't make it.

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Response to Goblor (Original post)

Tue Nov 24, 2015, 09:58 PM

2. That's awesome!

Did you have to disguise the camera, or were they simply okay with it?

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Response to hunter (Reply #2)

Thu Nov 26, 2015, 07:50 PM

3. They evolved with no predators so

you can walk right by them and there's no reaction or they may snap at you. You can be working on a project and an unpaired albatross will sidle up to you and peck at your pant leg. Last winter there were over 1.5 million Laysan Albatross breeding on Sand and Eastern Island at Midway Atoll. A sight and sound to behold...

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