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a blacktip shark in the Aldabra Atoll, Seychelles
May 28, 2014

Blacktip Close-Up

"This blacktip shark was shot in the evening in Aldabra Atoll, Seychelles," writes Imran Ahmad, a member of our Your Shot photo community. "I created a three-point lighting setup to get this shot."

Ahmad’s photo recently appeared in Your Shot’s Daily Dozen.

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Photograph by Imran Ahmad, National Geographic Your Shot

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