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Vultures posing nicely.

Ruaha, Tanzania


There were birds all over this buffalo carcass - landing, pecking, fighting, arguing with Jackals, and then for just a few seconds they all stood still and posed for this photo. The four bigger birds are White-backed Vultures, and the other red-headed ones are Hooded Vultures.


On one occasion at our second destination in Katavi, we had five different species together on another buffalo kill.

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Taken on July 11, 2014