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Looking out over Crater Lake in Oregon.
Flaming Gorge Reservoir Bridge, Utah.
canon t2i A local lake had to be drained for dam repairs.  It made for a most intersting place for my kids to explore.  It seemed like we were walking on another planet as my kids gathered sticks, cla
enjoying the weather downtown in the windy city of chicago
Sunflower field while traveling to beautiful valley of Swat.
Hand made poncho gifts
A daily wage hard work labor at Raja Bazar, Rawalpindi during Ramadan Photo walk July 2013.
A shot at Raja Bazar, Rawalpindi during Ramadan Photo walk July 2013.
Fresh Kill. A female lion feasts on a fresh-killed warthog in Chobe National Park, Botswana, Africa.
On a bustling Amazonian dirt road, packed with scores of younger women selling fabrics, the grandmother sat quietly by herself, observing the scene with fresh eyes, as if it were truly her first time.
School children playing in the sand outside of Swakopmund, Namibia.
Celebrating a festival in Japan with my friends.
Part of the Herd, Now. A baby elephant joins the heard in Namibia, Africa.
"Lighting up the Cosmos". The Pigeon Point Light Station under a clear fall starry night.
"The Final Flight"  of the Space Shuttle Endeavor was captured on the morning of 9/21/2012 in San Francisco. (a single image, no photoshop)
The International Space Station (ISS) is seen traveling right to left over an abandoned bridge as the moon shines through the trees in eastern Pennsylvania.
Cicada with nymphal skin photographed in my backyard in 2012
Echinacea
Water drops on a flowering plant in my yard.
The International Space Station (ISS) streaks across the sky over eastern Pennsylvania on February 13th, 2012 at 7:13PM eastern time.  The ISS' path across the sky started in the lower left portion of
Little Joe
Having a beach day , no matter the weather
Driving Route 66 through New Mexico and spotted this Yucca against two walls; he looked so lonely.
11th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Celebrating a festival in Japan with my friends.

Celebrating a festival in Japan with my friends.

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Date Taken: 07.2012
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