A Face for only a Mother.

© Garth D. Beatty

A Face for only a Mother.

Zita A. Strother Student 5/24/2012 2:30:47 PM

Very nice image & quite lovely , which is hard to do in a zoo setting. Beautiful textures and certainly a horn that would sadly never been seen in the wild. #1464937

Garth D. Beatty 5/24/2012 3:26:47 PM

Thanks.

The gamekeeper indicated the horn and grown downward because the Rhino kept
pushing it under one of the cross bars on a gate. Over time the constant pushing gradually made the horn curve and grow downward.
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Zita A. Strother 5/25/2012 8:48:45 PM

That is an interesting sidebar. Thanks for sharing:) #10151054

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One up close Rhino at the Toledo Zoo on Zoo Pal night in May of 2012.



Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 10/1250 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 55.00 mm, Model: NIKON D60

Uploaded on 5/24/2012 7:10:50 AM

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Camera: Nikon D60 Digital SLR Camera

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