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Black and white photo of broken glass outside a run down building with the Arch in the background along with stormy skies.
Mannequins at an intersection in the middle of the desert.
The word OINK in the desert.
Wooden Statue of Liberty facing a vast desert with mountains in the background.
Fake park with AstroTurf and fake trees in the middle of the desert.
Mannequins waiting at an intersection in the middle of a desert.
Taken in a garden near my house called Queen Elizabeth Park. Waited for about an hour to get this snap.  Used a set of phototubes on my Canon Rebel t3i.
A Green frog posing on the dock of a pond.
Scouts after winning first Place in 2011 Halloween Parade. Made from pallets it had 8 Candy and 2 smoke cannons.
Scouts after winning first Place in 2011 Halloween Parade. Made from pallets it had 8 Candy and 2 smoke cannons.
She appears like a ship's figurehead making her way through the surf.
Some Native Americans in their cultural garb show off their dancing skills. A truly American event.
A gal and her horse, both with the same admiration for one another.
At my friend's surprise party the bartender gets into the spirit of the evening.
A man and his dog enjoy a spring day in front of an old Philly firehouse.
A Gecko looking for a way but the snake has a different idea.
This is where the wild life meets the good life. With a nice cloudy day and the sun shinning through in Canyon Lake California.
My niece and nephew in the same old pick up, at the Palm Beach Zoo, my niece had been in 5 years earlier.
The famous Chicago skyline way out on Lake Michigan.
A personification of the German flag get his courage up behind the scenes at the Milwaukee German Festival.
A mother and child enjoy a morning dip on another beautiful Caribbean day.
My friend's daughter, who is less then one year of age, has been learning to swim and obviously loves the water.
Panther Chameleon
10th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Some Native Americans in their cultural garb show off their dancing skills. A truly American event.

Some Native Americans in their cultural garb show off their dancing skills. A truly American event.

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© Jonathan Lavan.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2010
Filed Under: The American Experience
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Date Uploaded: Oct. 20, 2012, 6:45 p.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D90
Focal Length: 105mm
Shutter Speed: 1/320
Aperture: f9
ISO: ISO200
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