Natural World
arrow left arrow right
Pavilion
foot star
Hibiscus
Lemonade.
Americana in Flight:  While boating up the Tracy Arm Fjord in Southeast Alaska, we were startled and ecstatic to see this Bald Eagle departing an iceberg. Note the iceberg chips in the air.
Prints on a blanket of snow.
Arizona Grandeur:  A view of Cathedral Rock and the Twin Peaks while exploring the Sedona, Arizona area.
farmers market.
Bluffs of a Different Color:  A view along Oak Creek Canyon in the Red Rock Secret Mountain Wilderness area near Sedona, AZ.
Cotton candy clouds.
Bird feeder.
Log for Two:  Florida old algae-covered Red-bellied Cooter turtles relaxing together at sundown in a Florida Swamp. Their reflection attests to this.
Snowboarding with this incredible view.
candy grass.
Driving to the Gulf to watch the beautiful sunset.
Sunset behind my house.
Welcome Home!  A lone Osprey chick delights in the arrival of its parents to the nest.
Watching the sunset on the Gulf.
enjoying the pink flowers in the back yard.
Roses I received from friends all thru my birthday.
White Rarity:  A rare leucistic Ruby-throated Hummingbird sipping nectar from a Touch-me-not Wildflower.
Prayers at the tomb of Confucius, Qu'fu, China.
bringing it home,,,, or at least we hope so.... so many Saturdays are spent by local men in the coastal community near Destin, trying to bring in the catch,,, in this case we are not looking at deep s
11th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Log for Two: Florida old algae-covered Red-bellied Cooter turtles relaxing together at sundown in a Florida Swamp. Their reflection attests to this.

Log for Two: Florida old algae-covered Red-bellied Cooter turtles relaxing together at sundown in a Florida Swamp. Their reflection attests to this.

TAGS: United States

photographer avatar
Auburn, Alabama, United States of America
Member since 2014
Photo Information
Copyright:
© Lew Scharpf.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 02.2012
Total Views: 15
Filed Under: Natural World
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: July 16, 2013, 4:53 p.m.
Camera Make:
Camera Model: NIKON D300S
Focal Length: 600mm
Shutter Speed: 1/400
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO400
Report This
SMITHSONIAN.COM COLLECTIONS
PHOTO LOCATION None, United States of America