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This picture was taken at the St Augustine Alligator Farm, although the lagoon where it was taken is both large and natural. It is easy to witness courtship behavior at the right time of year, typically May and June. In fact, if you're reading this and you're in Florida you might want to visit captive or wild alligators to witness their spectacular courtship displays for yourself. I don't recommend trying to experience it from the viewpoint of another alligator, however - even on the safety of the bank, it's really extremely impressive.
Would you like to enter your best photograph as a potential Pic of the Month? Send it to me and I'll include the best here each month. Each year I run a competition where the best photograph each year is awarded an Ilfochrome print. This year there will be a special prize to celebrate the 10th Anniversary of this website. The only criteria for submitting a photograph is this: it must capture the attention.
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