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My friend expressing her love for flowers
He smiles through his soul
Sea Flower
I call this "American Gothic" after Grant Wood's painting. These two were standing, somber faced, in the mid-afternoon heat at the Phoenix Zoo. When I knelt down to frame the photo, the cow on the rig
Believe!
red-tailed hawk standing on a fence in my backyard.
Gazing out of a bunker into the gleaming sun.
Shores of Lake Michigan at Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois.
Mushing
Taking a second to reflect on current events, and also take a frisbee golf break.
Taken with a Canon Rebel XS
f/10
1/250s
ISO 200
Focal length: 18mm
A Peruvian woman and child after their home was rebuilt. (2009 earthquake destroyed their highland town)
While hiking I came upon an abandoned barn on a nature reserve.
Taken with a Canon Rebel XS
f/4
1/500s
ISO 100
Sarasota High School
Walking through some local marshlands in the cold of an Illinois winter, I stopped for too long and sank into the muddy reeds below me, putting myself eye to eye with the plantlife before me. 
Taken
Walking around Brooklyn
My Great Nana's Rose- This bloom was from the first Mother's Day after she passed away.
Captured moments from a moving bus in Mull, Scotland.
Becoming a US citizen.
Waiting for the bus
Visting family in Alabama
Summer Sand
Cape Cod kettle hole seen in through the turning fall leaves.
North shore of Cape Cod during a guided nature walk.
9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
While hiking I came upon an abandoned barn on a nature reserve. Taken with a Canon Rebel XS f/4 1/500s ISO 100

While hiking I came upon an abandoned barn on a nature reserve. Taken with a Canon Rebel XS f/4 1/500s ISO 100

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Dixon, Illinois, United States of America
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© Steven Hoyle.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 04.2011
Filed Under: The American Experience
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Date Uploaded: April 11, 2011, 6:58 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XS
Focal Length: 55mm
Shutter Speed: 1/200
Aperture: f4
ISO: ISO100
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