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Ancient Bristlecone Pine
Sunrise in Sunrise Beach, Texas
Works
Blue Whale feeds on krill
Stagehand

A stagehand is "the man behind the curtain" at a performance.
Mayan Performers high atop a pole
Grading Machine
Fall Fester. Leaf fallen to its death in a pool of rotten leaves fallen before it. A beautiful tradition of nature.
Spending time in Death Valley at Dumont Dunes Recreation Area
Exit Strategy

A bicyclist exits one of the tunnels along the Great Allegheny Passage (GAP) trail.
Driving
This photo was taken in my backyard. The Cicada had just came out of its shell when I took my photo.
A skeletal tree reaching out for comfort from the moon Luna
Floppy at the beach. The floppy-eared beagle, actually named 'Floppy' runs on the beach, his ears flying in the air.
Feeding Time

Seagulls begin to swarm around a benefactor.
A Juvenile Gecko in the process of growing a new tail.
Anglers in the Fog

Two anglers try their luck in a cold thick fog.
During a very high wind a colorful group of birds huddled
along the beach
Prongorns mating
Chimney tops in Smoky Mountain National Park. One of my most grateful pieces. Had to be there at the right second to catch the sun ray on the tops.
Little Greek Girl
Ramona Falls
Ghosts in the Range
9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
This photo was taken in my backyard. The Cicada had just came out of its shell when I took my photo.

This photo was taken in my backyard. The Cicada had just came out of its shell when I took my photo.

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Lemont, Illinois, United States of America
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2009
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 22, 2011, 1:32 p.m.
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