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Blowing bubbles in the spring
Resting Butterfly- Discovered this butterfly hidden under the leaves on a hot summer day. This butterfly sat there for a long period.
Garden outside in the summer
One cold foggy morning walking on a side street in virginia city nv
Experienced this intense sunset one cold Fall evening. The colors, cloud coverage were intense.
Adding to the cooler elements surrounding the area that evening.
Spring arriving in London
Awakening Sun- Driving towards the mountains we were greeted by an amazing sunrise early one fall morning at 3500 foot elevation.
"Hang On Cowboy" Picture taken at Cracker Day Rodeo in Fellsmere Florida
Black Crowned Crane (Balearica pavonina)
The finger of God, the tree and Mount Teide
Sailing on Lake Como
I was lucky to catch this dragonfly, he would only stop and rest for moments at a time.
View of Whitby North Yorkshire
First published book, On Gratitude by Jean Marie Manthei, MA, LPC, CACIII
Back in Cleveland touring the city at night and stopped to take a picture of the iconic Rock and Roll Hall of fame.
Looking down on Staithes
Dunstanburgh Castle
Bonding
Holy Island view of Lindisfarne
I was at a live gecko exhibit and thought this little guy was so cute.
Shoreline view to Bamburgh Castle
Existential conversation with chow collie, Ketu.
This was taken in northern Virginia overlooking the Pentagon. It is one of the places to see the Capitol fireworks.
9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
I was lucky to catch this dragonfly, he would only stop and rest for moments at a time.

I was lucky to catch this dragonfly, he would only stop and rest for moments at a time.

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Arlington, Virginia, United States of America
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© Heather Simko.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2009
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Date Uploaded: March 13, 2011, 4:17 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XSi
Focal Length: 163mm
Shutter Speed: 1/1000
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