“Shape Shifting Birds”: Photographer Captures Stunning Photos Of The Murmurations Of Starlings


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Breathtaking murmurations of dark, shifting shapes fill the skies of southern Israel and surrounding areas in winter. The starlings fly from Russia and Eastern Europe to spend winter in the Middle East. This photo of a murmuration taken by Reuters photographer Amir Cohen has taken on the shape of a sperm whale.

A murmuration of migrating starlings is seen across the sky near the village of Beit Kama in southern Israel January 16, 2018:


Amir Cohen/Reuters


Amir Cohen/Reuters


Amir Cohen/Reuters


Amir Cohen/Reuters


Amir Cohen/Reuters


Amir Cohen/Reuters


Amir Cohen/Reuters


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