Natural World
arrow left arrow right
I snapped this picture as my son threw some dirt into the air.
A close up of my daughter's beautiful face and long eye lashes
A picture of my daughter taking a stroll through the pumpkin patch.
While playing in the yard and snapping photos of the kids, I noticed how beautiful the sky looked.
While playing in the yard and snapping pictures of the kids, I noticed how beautiful the sky looked.
At the top of Sandia Peak in Albuquerque, NM
While playing and taking photos of the kids in our yard I noticed how beautiful the sky looked.
A close up of my cat named "Stinky" as he sniffed my camera.
I took this picture at a farm in my hometown of Martinsburg, WV.
I took this picture of a post and barbed wire in my hometown of Martinsburg, WV
I took this picture of a post that is on a farm in my hometown of Martinsburg, WV
Zebras on the plains of Etosha.
I was at the right place at the right time when our kitten yawned for this photograph.
Hickison Petroglyph State Park.
Welcome to America Grandma! You have documents
Locals gathering at the water on Sri Lanka's southern coast.  The combination of rich colors found in this photo is a great portrayal of the endless beauty the island and its people hold.  After over
Old man looking out of his balcony home in the posh Argentine neighborhood of Palermo. In the photo it is not visible but there was a parrot sitting on his left shoulder!
Walking in the forest in the winter, and saw it just dangling.
Driving in the country in Central Illinois, where the corn grows tall and the sky is full of forever changing clouds.
Hanging out above the back door.
Group of young Tanzanian children enjoying the sun and a great laugh!
Walking on a nature path by Dean Lakes, MN.
Horse-drawn carts in Hongcun
8th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Zebras on the plains of Etosha.

Zebras on the plains of Etosha.

photographer avatar
Amboy,
Member since 2014
Photo Information
Copyright:
© mike sparks.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 06.2008
Filed Under: Natural World
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Aug. 20, 2010, 5:20 p.m.
Camera Make: SONY
Camera Model: DSC-H5
Focal Length: 72mm
Shutter Speed: 1/800
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO125
Report This
SMITHSONIAN.COM COLLECTIONS