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This is Mammoth Terrace at Mammoth Hot Springs in Yellowstone National Park.  The white on the ground is mineral deposits.  The darkness of the storm front moving in was very striking against the whit
Experiencing history in Philadelphia.
Seeing history in my back yard.
Architect Frank Lloyd Wright's masterpiece, Fallingwater.
A walk on the beach.
A walk on the beach.
Hiking along the Wissahickon Creek.
Sunset silhouette
Late fall hike through the Pocono Mountains.
Turning toward the sun. A hidden gem.
Used violins for sale at the Naschmarkt in Vienna, Austria.
Out of its element? A tropical-looking flower in the heart of Center City Philadelphia.
A sampling of midwestern teens
The Yukon
Flower among the fields. Found on Lemon Hill, in Philadelphia's historic Fairmount Park.
One of the few Iguana's left on Boca Grande, Florida 2009
Dirty Windows
Underwater, from the outside.
Azelias - Springtime in South Georgia
Waltar - biking solo 10,000 miles around the United States
Rabbit eating grass
Stools lined up
Time for a Mohawk.
8th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Out of its element? A tropical-looking flower in the heart of Center City Philadelphia.

Out of its element? A tropical-looking flower in the heart of Center City Philadelphia.

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© Melissa DiPento.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 05.2009
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Oct. 21, 2010, 9:19 p.m.
Camera Make:
Camera Model: NIKON D40
Focal Length: 38mm
Shutter Speed: 1/320
Aperture: f9
ISO: ISO800
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