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This Manzanita bush had lost all its leaves but none of its beauty as it stretched its branches out towards my camera.
This Strawberry Poison Dart Frog made an appearance during our hike through a rainforest eco-park in La Fortuna, Costa Rica. I think she wanted to show off her 'blue jeans'.
Our kayak skims through water lilies on Big Bear Lake at 6,752 ft. in Big Bear Mountain, CA.
A hiker walks alongside a natural salt spring outside of Mojave National Desert in California.
A sign decorated with peace flags marks the elevation (10,064 ft.) and summit of Mt. Baldy in the San Gabriel Mountains of southern California.
We spotted this unmarked 'Glory Hole' formation while driving through Geyser Valley in Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming.
This slot canyon we found on Lake Powell was barely wide enough for our kayak but incredibly deep.
As we hiked to the summit of Mt. Baldy we encountered a group of people repelling down a large waterfall.
My boyfriend screams hysterically as he swings out on the Tarzan Rope over the Monteverde Rainforest in Costa Rica.
Swell
Daughter running to ball practice.
Abandoned birdhouse.
Driving the back roads.
Woman Work
Fall leaves floating in pool.
looking at the light.
In the backyard making wishes.
Hibiscus
Swallowtail
Sunset in Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin; sharing the sun with fellow boaters.
A typical Wednesday blessing at The Vatican with Pope Benedict and his red hat
Staring at the bright blue sky, Duomo di Firenze made the 463 stairs worth the walk.
Drawing with light
 : I photographed it when I was in college as a part of class project. I tried to emphasize its shape and brand name so that people could recognize it as watch. 
 Used Canon T1 wi
9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Abandoned birdhouse.

Abandoned birdhouse.

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Gainesville, Virginia, United States of America
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© Ronda Ryan.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 06.2011
Filed Under: The American Experience
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Date Uploaded: Sept. 24, 2011, 9:36 p.m.
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Camera Model: COOLPIX L120
Focal Length: 27mm
Shutter Speed: 1/59
Aperture: f4.9
ISO: ISO400
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