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Time to Wait

Late evening the hippos stand by the riverbank when a leopard approaches from the rear. This gives a great perspective on the difference of size, bulk and grace between them. Slowly th
Feeling Good

An egret walks over this hippos back which brings a smile to his face. This early morning back massage seems to please the hippo.
Tiger of The Highlands

The Scottish Wild Cat (felis silvestris grampia) is infamously the only wild animal to be completely untameable. They are tough super predators but less than 400 remain in th
Look Up

The male Red Deer (cervus elaphus) is the largest native land mammal in Britain. As I leaned over a bridge this stage peered up at me. Glad I was not on the same level as it was the rutting
Follow Me

An otter (lutra lutra) mother takes her two pups for a walk on the grass bank. Although they are fast agile swimmers these three seemed equally at home out of the water.
Tasty bite

This british barn owl (tyto alba) uses its wings to shield its rat snack from other preditors.
More Mesa morning ride in Santa Barbara The rider is Nicki Sanders the horse is Wasabi
This picture is about abortion.
I visited Guadalajara, Mexico with my wife and went to Plaza de Armas,and there where celebrating Childrems Day,I took the photo to a fontain that was at the back of the stage in fron of the Cathedral
Tawny Frogmouth (podargus stigoides)

A weird and wonderful Australian bird with an owl like body and frog like mouth. Its grey plumage is camouflaged well by tree bark. I waited for this picture so
Steep cliffs of Normandy
Franklin D. Roosevelt (President 1933-1945)

During his 12 years in office Roosevelt had a major impact on America. He legislated more work for people, a four day banking holiday, prohibition was re
Abe
Lincoln invoked principles of human equality with his infamous Government of the people, by the people, for the people shall not perish from this earth from his Gettysburg Address. The side view
Desolate pier at Normandy
Marina Inn
Independence

Located in the south side of the Tidal Basin this neo-classical dome and portico of the Thomas Jefferson memorial is based on the Pantheon in Rome. Here the setting sun gives it an eer
Visiting the Jiming Temple with a friend, we were surprised by the rain and we came in a pavilion,right there we discovered this Bodhisattva Guanyin statue in a surreal atmosphere surraunded by offers
I visited Cartagena,Colombia with my wife and my brother in law with his wife, for vacation.
Founding Father

Thomas Jefferson is the author of the Declaration of Independence and founding father of the United States. After the war and metal rationing this 19 foot bronze statue was sculpted
Harbour Town Yacht Club
My grandson, eleven years old, playing with the community band on Fourth of July
Streets of Nouadhibou
Thanksgiving Tepee
8th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Franklin D. Roosevelt (President 1933-1945) During his 12 years in office Roosevelt had a major impact on America. He legislated more work for people, a four day banking holiday, prohibition was re

Franklin D. Roosevelt (President 1933-1945) During his 12 years in office Roosevelt had a major impact on America. He legislated more work for people, a four day banking holiday, prohibition was repealed and he created the Social Security System.

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