Super Shots
Good timing, patience, skill and luck can lead to great wildlife images

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What makes a wildlife photo a standout? The warmth of early-morning or late-day natural light. A dramatic shortening of the normal distance between viewer and subject. A happy convergence of experience, timing, perspective and good fortune.

See some extraordinary images photographers have captured on national wildlife refuges.

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Aerial photography
Wildlife refuges
Wildlife viewing

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