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Safe on Safari

Christopher is a game ranger and happily posed for this picture. He is part of the National Park game management to maintain eco-tourism. As well as control wildlife he has to fight
Photographers at Hot Air Ballooning.
Changing of the Guard

Dedicated to honour all American service members Unknown But To God the relief commander conducts a white-glove inspection of the M-14 rifle of the relieving guard before they
Carnival Girl

A celebration of carnival in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil. I love the vibrant colours in the headdress and the exotic look of this carnival dancer.
Gone Fishing

A fisherman enjoying a delightful waterside location in Lincoln, England. At the tranquil and serene setting of a typical English countryside location he sits in quiet solitude with th
Spiritual Ways

The Otowa waterfall at the Kiyomizu-dera Temple. People use ladles to drink from 3 separate streams that offer a different benefit i.e. longevity, success at school and a fortunate l
Tradition

A school outing to visit a temple in Japan. Despite the many changes to the modern world these young ladies continue to wear traditional dress. A splash of colour on a dull rainy day!
Hot on the trail

A walking group in the blistering heat of Kings Canyon in Australia. For me an example of resilience and man against the elements. After a long hot walk I tried to capture just how
Castle of Dreams

With an impressive environment and landscape the historical, cultural and artistic value of Matsumoto Castle cannot be overlooked. It is the oldest five-story donjon tower in Japan
Tranquillity

The garden of the Sanjusangen-do temple in Japan. It combines the six attributes of spaciousness, seclusion, artifice, antiquity, watercourses and panoramas for a perfect landscape gar
Magical Taj

The Taj Mahal is majestic and strong at any time of the year. Truly a monument for all seasons. The structure is clad in white marble that miraculously changes colour during the day. Ex
Only Falls Rush In

A dramatic series of waterfalls the majestic Iguazu Falls straddle Argentina, Brazil and Paraguay. Here the extravagance of natures creations competes with mans wildest dreams. 2
Copacabana Beach

Locals and tourists are able to relax, sunbathe and enjoy the powdery white sand of this famous beach. I like the vibrant colours of the parasols that shout Brazil. Sugarloaf mount
The Apostles

Originally 12 limestone sculptures formed by natural erosion. Now only 8 can be seen from the Great Ocean Road with erosion continuing at a rate of 2 cm per year. I love the dramatic b
Royal Ascot

The Gold Cup is one of the main spectacles of the Royal Ascot races. It is the longest flat race on day 3 with an extreme distance of 2 mile 4 furlongs for 4 year olds and older. It is
Time to Wait

Late evening the hippos stand by the riverbank when a leopard approaches from the rear. This gives a great perspective on the difference of size, bulk and grace between them. Slowly th
Feeling Good

An egret walks over this hippos back which brings a smile to his face. This early morning back massage seems to please the hippo.
Tiger of The Highlands

The Scottish Wild Cat (felis silvestris grampia) is infamously the only wild animal to be completely untameable. They are tough super predators but less than 400 remain in th
Look Up

The male Red Deer (cervus elaphus) is the largest native land mammal in Britain. As I leaned over a bridge this stage peered up at me. Glad I was not on the same level as it was the rutting
Follow Me

An otter (lutra lutra) mother takes her two pups for a walk on the grass bank. Although they are fast agile swimmers these three seemed equally at home out of the water.
Tasty bite

This british barn owl (tyto alba) uses its wings to shield its rat snack from other preditors.
More Mesa morning ride in Santa Barbara The rider is Nicki Sanders the horse is Wasabi
This picture is about abortion.
8th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Only Falls Rush In A dramatic series of waterfalls the majestic Iguazu Falls straddle Argentina, Brazil and Paraguay. Here the extravagance of natures creations competes with mans wildest dreams. 2

Only Falls Rush In A dramatic series of waterfalls the majestic Iguazu Falls straddle Argentina, Brazil and Paraguay. Here the extravagance of natures creations competes with mans wildest dreams. 275 plunging falls create a deafening noise.

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© Debbie Picknell.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2008
Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 22, 2010, 10:50 a.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS 400D DIGITAL
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