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Fall Foliage at Sandstone Falls
The Falls
Autumn at Sandstone Falls
Simple Joy
Classic Barn
Lake Michigan Begins
Riverside
Sunset at Munising MI
Monarch butterfly egg on swamp milkweed flower petal
Red admiral butterfly egg on stinging nettle plant
Confined
Forward and Back
The Time Will Come
Vulnerable Strength
Storm Over Munising Harbor
Rose Petals in Buckets Waiting to be Distributed
Winter Sparrow
Grand Island East Channel Light in Munising
Sandhill Cranes Visiting in the Fog
Rail bridge
Birds Sitting on A Branch in the Water
Cold Melanistic Fox Squirrel
Orchid with snow background
16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
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This photo is a piece from the image series I created entitled "The Evolution of an American Woman." It portrays a woman living in the 1920s, highlighting the conflicting freedoms and oppressions women faced during this decade, an era of sexual liberty and sexual restraint, prohibition and alcohol, beauty-freedom and beauty standards. It seems that every step the Women's Rights Movement takes forward, there is often a step taken back institutionally.

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Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America
Member since 2018
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© Josephine Graham.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 11.2017
Filed Under: Altered Images
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 29, 2018, 9:20 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS REBEL T5i
Focal Length: 50mm
Shutter Speed: 1/50
Aperture: f2.5
ISO: ISO3200
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