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Path to the catwalk and lighthouse, Michigan City, In
A burning sky over Piqua Ohio.
Two lifeguard stations at Washington Park Beach, Michigan City, In.
Lifeguard station at Washington Park Beach, Michigan City, Indiana.
My daughters "sand pony".
Rustic chain foreground with Michigan City's lighthouse in the background.
A cold winter day at Ludlow Falls in Ohio.
Playing at the beach on Lake Michigan on a cold spring day.
Grumpy toad in Glen Helen Nature Reserve in Yellow Springs, Ohio.
Reflecting Pool

A spectacular aerial view of the World War 2 Memorial and reflecting pool sweeping down to the Lincoln Memorial. This was taken from the top of the Washington Monument.
Inca Legend

The dramatic lost city of Machu Picchu near the Inca capital of Cusco in Peru. These ruins are one of the most compelling destinations in all Latin America. They encapsulate the mystery
Historic Prague
An aerial view of the market place in the square of old town. The unique atmosphere of caf tables spilling out onto the cobbles has been retained and the area is ringed with historic
A rainy day at Glen Helen nature reserve.
Up Market

This bustling Japanese market in Takayama is the perfect place to discover the diverse variety of exotic foods and ingredients on sale. A world of kaleidoscopic gourmet pleasures to give
Palace Urn

The largest silver urn in the world cast from 243 kilograms of silver resides in Jaipur Palace. Used by Madho Singh II to carry water from the holy Ganges to London in 1902. He was reluc
Decay
In 1956 Ampol gifted this truck to Albert Namatijira, a landscape artist and the first aborigine to be granted Australian citizenship. Now derelict the truck lives at the heritage precinct of t
Crazy Ohio weather. Photo take September 18, 2010 in Piqua Ohio. Very chilling day....
Light Fantastic 

The drama and beauty of the Northern Lights (aurora borealis) unfolding. Celestial entertainment to awaken the spirit of adventure. At only 16F the temperature, ice forming on the
On your marks

This family of wild African elephants lined up as though they were about to start a race. The matriarch at the end was clearly giving direction. I like the side perspective and decide
Speak no Evil.

This savanna baboon is sitting on a termite mound in Africa. As I stopped to gaze at him the early sun caught his eyes as he looked back. He placed his hands over his mouth as though
Flight of fancy

This hummingbird hawkmoth (macroglossum stellatarum) was visiting flowers in my garden. The wings beat so fast they emit an audible hum. The speed it flitted between flowers made it
Leap of Faith

A critically endangered species there are less than 400 Scottish Wild Cats (felis silverstris grampia) left in the wild. Agile and powerful this animal is part of a captive breeding p
Give me five!

Once common in woodlands throughout Britain, a glimpse of a red squirrel (sciurus vulgaris) is now a rare sight. This cheeky chap sat on a post and stretched up as if it wanted a high
8th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Historic Prague An aerial view of the market place in the square of old town. The unique atmosphere of caf tables spilling out onto the cobbles has been retained and the area is ringed with historic

Historic Prague An aerial view of the market place in the square of old town. The unique atmosphere of caf tables spilling out onto the cobbles has been retained and the area is ringed with historic buildings preserving Pragues colourful history.

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© Nigel Picknell.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 04.2009
Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 23, 2010, 9:49 a.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Focal Length: 70mm
Shutter Speed: 1/125
Aperture: f8
ISO: ISO125
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