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Here's Why Bald Eagles Are Always Photographed From The Side

Turns out humans aren't the only ones with bad angles.

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You're familiar with the iconic image of the bald eagle, I'm sure.

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Majestic. Brave. Proud.

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In profile they seem so wise, like they know all the secrets of the universe.

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But THIS is what bald eagles look like photographed from the front:

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They just look kinda...

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...Goofy.

Seriously.

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Oh well, they're still fierce af.

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