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Man and Animal relationship.
Longnose Gar near Old Bridge, Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, Charleston Harbor
Rajasthani man
Sunset silhouettes
Taktak falls.
Sunset chaser
Mt. Pinatubo's Crater Lake
Hangout Spot Of the 1800's
Cambodia School Break
Boston Skyline
Boston Honors Prince
Watching The Moon On Earth Day
Colors Cascading Across A Lake
common lime butterfly
Rhesus macaque (Macaca mulatta) monkey baby
Purple Rain
The wings of a Bumblebee
Twin ferries passing in the Sound
Take off
Carillon Tower during Christmas/new Year'sTakes one's breath away. Instillation hope for peace and light for our world ahead.
A seagull about his business
14th Annual Photo Contest
Watching The Moon On Earth Day

On Earth Day I heard the moon was supposed to appear larger than normal and look somewhat pinkish. Well, around 8:30 pm I was looking in the sky and there was no moon! Then, about 30 seconds later, the moon rose up from behind a mountain and slowly drifted into the sky. Within 10 minutes of it appearing it moved behind some thick clouds and remained hidden there for the rest of the night (until I went to bed at least). While the moon was rising, I managed to capture this close-up photo of it, and I think the effects I added enhance its appearance.

TAGS: Closeup, Cool, Moon, North Carolina, Sky, United States

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Lake Junaluska, North Carolina, United States of America
Member since 2016
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© Matthew Lucas.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 04.2016
Total Views: 78
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Date Uploaded: April 23, 2016, 3:12 a.m.
Camera Make: NIKON
Camera Model: COOLPIX S7000
Focal Length: 360mm
Shutter Speed: 1/320
Aperture: f6.5
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PHOTO LOCATION Lake Junaluska, North Carolina, United States of America