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Hippo and Crocodile Stand-Off

Hippo finds crocodiles blocking its path Caption: Hippo (Hippopotamus amphibius) heading to the water's edge finds its way blocked by crocodiles, Kruger National Park, South Africa. After a brief stand-off, the hippo relented and walked around the crocs to reach the water. © Scotch Macaskill

Camera: Canon EOS 400D (Digital Rebel XTi); Lens: Canon EF 300mm F/2.8L USM + 2x converter; Focal Length: 600mm; Aperture: f/5.6; Shutter speed: 1/1000; ISO: 400.

Location: The Kruger National Park, covering 18,989 square km (7,332 sq miles), is South Africa's largest game reserve and offers a safari experience that ranks with the best in Africa.

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