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After a short hike through slippery snowy and icy terrain I came upon this snowy scene punctuated by moss and a few autumn leaves strewn about.
While on safari at Lake Manyara, Tanzania, in February 2011, we  spotted a young lioness after she presumably had just finished a very big meal.
Some of the 444 steps of the Las Peas neighborhood leading to the lighthouse looking over the city of Guayaquil and the river.
Lake Como, Italy home and grounds viewed from a tour boat.
Fishing boat in port near Geomun-do, South Korea.
A female Magnolia Warbler (Dendroica magnolia)

East Matunuck, RI
May 2011
Riding in our cruise tour bus along the highway in Cheju Korea,
I spotted this beautifully laid out patchwork of rice fields with the typical pointed mountains .....surprised it turned out so well, c
A cloud-dappled blue sky spreads over green fields of grazing cows.
View of London Eye From Buckingham Palace Park
I got up very early to drive up Cadillac Mountain in Acadia National Park in Maine to catch the sunrise, which is first in the United States.
Forest Fires surrounding Austin
Hydrangea and pine tree at Blarney Castle, Ireland
White rose on the pew in a Catholic cathedral.
A Rough-legged Hawk scanning for prey.

Sachuest Point NWR
Middletown, RI
January 2011
Summer shower in downtown Glasgow, Scotland
Nene bird in Princeville, Kauai, Hawaii, on April 16, 2011
sailing into Tokyo harbor these water boats with their colorful water display greeted us.  They reminded me of graceful butterflies ...
Upper tomb of King Taejo looking through the open doosGuri Cr of the T-shaped shrine.
Eagle with an attitude.
Local produce at the corner market.
Homes on the Babahoyo River.
Tower Bridge on a Hazy Day
The front door of a home in Ecuador.
9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Hydrangea and pine tree at Blarney Castle, Ireland

Hydrangea and pine tree at Blarney Castle, Ireland

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2011
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 21, 2011, 8:37 p.m.
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Focal Length: 8.8mm
Shutter Speed: 1/210
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