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30 Sep 14. Heading out Sunday a week ago we were traveling along Hwy-191 taking in the beautiful willows and other shrubs lining the rivers and streams moving from location to location along the roadway with me constantly stopping to shoot yet another section of either the Gallatin River or Grayling Creek which feeds into it. At one of the stops I noticed three fisherman working a small area and walked over to shoot them hoping they might have on a fish. At the same time they were attempting to relocate due to the arrival of a group of unwelcome visitors. It seems that a group of five river otters had a different idea as to whom the fish in those waters belonged! This sighting was a first for us and it was a delightful as it was short. I took several frames of the five frolicking in the water but as I've never done this type of photography prior, they weren't as pristine as I would have liked, but still good enough to share.The problem was that I neglected to pan sufficiently for the combined movement of both the otters and the current sweeping them down stream. Even so I think you will get a chuckle when you see them looking at you. Nikon D300s; 18 - 200; Aperture Priority; ISO 200; 1/320 sec @ f / 8.