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"Flowers and Fence Posts" - Blue bonnetts line an old barbed wire fence along windy Highway 29 in the Texas Hill Country.
"Lonely Lily" - I captured this single water lily leaf floating on the calm water of Cub Lake in Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado on an early fall afternoon.
Hawk taking flight
Portrait shooting in Black and White Photography Class
"Colorful Aspens" -  Colorful aspen grove on a rainy fall day near the Maroon Bells outside of Aspen, CO.
"Weathered Relic" - Years of neglect created unique and colorful rust patterns on this vintage Ford truck abandoned along Highway 6 in central Texas.
Touching the sky
"Oxbow Reflections" - With its summit shrouded in clouds, Mount Moran is reflected in the still water of the Snake River at Oxbow Bend on a cool fall morning in Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming.
"Bending River" - A unique perspective looking down at the Colorado River as it flows around Horseshoe Bend near Page, Arizona.
Wapatki National Monument in Arizona; doesn't get more original "American" than that.
Days Gone By
A Dummy/Soother lost by it's owner and placed on a tree by a passer by. Not being claimed it's been colonised by micro organisms like yeasts and moulds, a contrast to its original use but proof of nat
Photograph of a long abandoned oak gall from which the wasp has exited through the hole. Shot on Cannock Chase (UK) using Canon 550D with 100mm L Macro Lens.
A stunning example of a West Texas collared lizard
Flight formation
Sharing a flower still leaves plenty for both
Turkey by a length
Old good luck horse shoes adorn an old, wrapped water faucet
Sound Advice
way to Swambhunath temple. Camera: canon eos 5D MarkII, 17-40 L usm
Patan Darbar Square. Camera: canon eos 5D MarkII, 17-40 L usm
Street Book Shop. Camera: canon eos 5D MarkII, 17-40 L usm
Pilgrims in Boat going to join Biswa Iztema. Camera: canon eos 5D MarkII, 17-40 L usm
10th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
A Dummy/Soother lost by it's owner and placed on a tree by a passer by. Not being claimed it's been colonised by micro organisms like yeasts and moulds, a contrast to its original use but proof of nat

A Dummy/Soother lost by it's owner and placed on a tree by a passer by. Not being claimed it's been colonised by micro organisms like yeasts and moulds, a contrast to its original use but proof of nature's ability to utilise any space.

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Cannock, United Kingdom
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© Chris Benton.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2011
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: May 2, 2012, 10:27 a.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS 550D
Focal Length: 100mm
Shutter Speed: 1/160
Aperture: f8
ISO: ISO1600
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