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A Perfect Winter Day
Rainbow.  After a thunderstorm moved though the area, this bright rainbow appeared.
Cowtown Cat.  This resident of Old Cowtown Museum in Wichita, KS, is not a ferocious beast, just a sleepy cat.
Violet and Orange hour in NYC
Happy Birthday!  My mother on her 93rd birthday at the nursing home where she lives.
Flying High.  My grandson pole vaulting during a school track meet.
Lemurs on a Log.  These Lemurs were walking across a log that spans a pond at a local zoo.  They were on their way to the other side of the pond where people were waiting with food for them.
Two Bald Heads.  My daughter and son during the time she was having chemotherapy treatment for breast cancer.
Toad.  A "Toad Green" classic Oldsmobile at a local car show.
Women Suffrage.  These signs were used in a parade celebrating the 90th anniversary of Women winning the right to vote in 1920 USA.
An odd looking dog that I encountered walking along Thanon Phra Athnit in Bangkok, Thailand.
Ostriches exploring for food on the shores of the Southern Ocean near the Cape of Good Hope
A sandy beach in the arctic circle in the Northwest Territories, Canada
Hiking at Rickett's Glen in the fog.
The bay at sunset in Brigantine NJ.
Garden flower.  Taken outside, then edited to enhance the symmetry and converted to black and white to highlight the architecture of this beautiful flower.  During the process I wanted to try to portr
Interrupting the hunter as he was observing his dinner.
The waterfall of red camellia petals cascades, a tapestry of nature woven from the beginning.  No one seems to notice, but I will myself witness the existence and acknowledgement of the entire life cy
A photographer in Cayuga Lake.
A splash in Cayuga Lake.
Branding day means same hard work for everybody
Potter in Managua, Nicaragua. He uses traditional artisan techniques passed down through his family for many years.
Deep inside the Matanuska Glacier
10th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Ostriches exploring for food on the shores of the Southern Ocean near the Cape of Good Hope

Ostriches exploring for food on the shores of the Southern Ocean near the Cape of Good Hope

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Brooklyn, New York, United States of America
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 06.2012
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Sept. 13, 2012, 2:14 p.m.
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