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Ceanothus Silk Moth (Hyalophora euryalus) two males and one female.
Our guide in the Tanzanian Serengeti had told us an hour earlier that giraffes were usually solitary animals. Then we saw 28 adult giraffes. My wife thought they were having a party. This is all I cou
Enjoying the fireworks show during the Diwali Festival at the Tower Of The Americas
This photo captures much of America for me. A diverse group of people gathered at Northwestern University to watch the Transit of Venus. This child was amazed by the little black ball (Venus)--I love
Two members of the greatest generation hugging for what would be the last time. World War II vet Karl with the love of his life,  Dorothy. I had brought him from the nursing home to the special care f
My wife and I made a special trip to Africa to prepare for our next adventure: having a child. These two girls were headed off to school in Stone Town, Zanzibar.  Perhaps aware of me, one of them turn
This woman, seemingly lost in thought, stood at the entrance to some building--or perhaps another colorful alley in Stone Town, Zanzibar. Her clothes, even her shoes, mirrored the colors behind her, s
My wife and I made a special trip to Africa to prepare for our next adventure: having a child. So we paid special attention to the children we encountered. These three girls were headed off to school
My wife and I were walking through Stone Town, Zanzibar, when we saw this exuberant boy racing down one of the narrow streets of coral buildings, his feet not even touching the ground.
Beautiful sunset in Jackson,
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This guy has been cutting my husbands hair since he was a small child.
While visiting the town of Mto Wa Mbu we passed this woman standing in the doorway of a beauty parlor. She did not pose, she simply stood there in the midday heat, indifferent, it seemed--and I snappe
My wife and I decided to have a child--so first we set out on an adventure before that adventure.  Qing is from China and had always dreamed of Africa. In Tanzania we kept a special eye out for childr
The first sign of spring.
Bee getting nectar from a clover flower.
Thinking freely,looking out upon the mountain.
On a snowy cold day,just a wandering beast.
Flower reminded me of a brain.
As i was hiking i noticed how the sunlight illuminated part of the tree.
A self portrait in my room,remembering things.
A double exposure from the top of the Empire State Building and from King's Canyon National Park.
The Kyrgyz horse festival in Issyk-Kul, Kyrgyzstan.  Horses wrestling
Georgia Falls
10th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
While visiting the town of Mto Wa Mbu we passed this woman standing in the doorway of a beauty parlor. She did not pose, she simply stood there in the midday heat, indifferent, it seemed--and I snappe

While visiting the town of Mto Wa Mbu we passed this woman standing in the doorway of a beauty parlor. She did not pose, she simply stood there in the midday heat, indifferent, it seemed--and I snapped the picture.

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Wilmette, Illinois, United States of America
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© Thomas Adolphson.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 02.2012
Filed Under: People
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 6, 2012, 5:03 p.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D5100
Focal Length: 78mm
Shutter Speed: 1/100
Aperture: f4.5
ISO: ISO100
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