Kitsnaps: Swimming Hippo

Swimming Hippo

Swimming Hippo
Swimming Hippo
Swimming Hippo: the March picture for the 2014 CE Murphy photographic calendar.

Hippos are not especially easy creatures to take a cool picture of. They tend too much to looking like giant blobs, whether in the water or out. But I rather liked this one, albeit with a gladness that I was not anywhere near where she could suddenly lunge out of the water and lumber toward me… :)