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hiking through Great Lakes
diving in mexico, I run into this albino turtle
aquatic
Climbing de central andes, in chile I found thisd extra camouflage bird call perdicita cordillerana.
Diverging benches at Lake Fairfax
its a native swan call Caique, the photograpy is in a trekking in Torres del Paine, in Chile.
Walking through Great Falls, Virignia
Snow melt from the North Rim of the Grand Canyon rushes through the Deer Creek Narrows before dropping off into the Colorado River.
Deer Creek Falls pours off the cliff and soon meets the Colorado River.  Grand Canyon National Park.
Granite Rapid in the fading evening light.  Colorado River, deep in the Grand Canyon.
Praying Mantis female with three males. She was 5" to 6" with a lower body as thick as a finger.
When I visited a Roma village in Hungary I had the fortune of meeting and interacting with the most loving children. This is my experience with Alex, a Roma child.
This photo was taken from my backyard (West Tennessee)late one evening this week, the sky looked this amazing bronze color.
I took this photo in Jetton Park.  The dark and light colors of green made the scene appeal to me as a photographic subject.
This photo was taken in Latta Plantation Park in northern Mecklenbug County, North Carolina.
A horse standing in his stable at night.
One of the biggest surprises we encountered in Monte Carlo was the highly polished sky mirror in front of the Monte Carlo Casino, which begged to being photographed
Taken in Poipu, Kauai at the Poipu Marriott
My wife and I started our journey though the Verdon Gorges in Provence, France on a bridge just outside of Castellane, and a local spider had captured the morning dew in flowers on the bridge.
The sunrise was especially beautiful on Thursday 06/16/2011.  It had rained the night before and a mist hung in the air.
In Awe
My wife and I were driving through Chianti country near Siena, Italy when we had to stop and take in the amazing green undulating hills
9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Praying Mantis female with three males. She was 5" to 6" with a lower body as thick as a finger.

Praying Mantis female with three males. She was 5" to 6" with a lower body as thick as a finger.

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Date Taken: 09.2009
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Date Uploaded: June 18, 2011, 5:22 p.m.
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