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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
Hold Me Daddy,,, This little baby is not so sure about getting a quick bath in the sink after dinner, but she trusts her daddy, and as long as his hands are around her she is fine
A student aide looks toward the camera at an elementary school in Jiaozhou, China.
"Clown" of the Caterpillars. This caterpillar with "shades" is actually the larva of the Laugher Moth which stared at us as we sat on our deck.
A lightning bug on an early Ohio summer evening.
Two flies enjoy a bit of time on a marigold.
11th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Welcome Home! A lone Osprey chick delights in the arrival of its parents to the nest.

Welcome Home! A lone Osprey chick delights in the arrival of its parents to the nest.

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Auburn, Alabama, United States of America
Member since 2014
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© Lew Scharpf.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 02.2012
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: July 16, 2013, 4:40 p.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D300S
Focal Length: 600mm
Shutter Speed: 1/3200
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO200
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