Photo of the Day

A sting ray swimming in grass flats
April 4, 2011

Sting Ray, Key West

This Month in Photo of the Day: Nature and Weather Photos

I was on the grass flats just offshore in Key West Florida and I found myself with sharks and rays swimming close to my small boat. They stayed with me for a few minutes and then meandered away.

(This photo and caption were submitted to Your Shot.)

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Photograph by Kevin Azzouz,Your Shot
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