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Cab Driver
An Unforgotten Alley
Vedado
Habana Vieja (Old Havana)
A Dirge of Sorrow
Two squirrels have a romantic interlude
A Flirtatious Stare
A Hard Night's Day
Kingfisher Splash
Male Humpback Whale showing off for the girls.
Reflection / Kolonihavehus by Tom Fruin and CoreAct @ DUMBO Arts Festival, Brooklyn Bridge Park, NYC
Your Scars are Light
Three geese up very early in the morning, slowly swimming in the misty waters of the Snake River
Summer Bliss
Old friends
Give Me a Bite!
A beautiful morning walk along Los Gatos Creek in Campbell California
A winery in Southern Illinois
Fall in Metz, France
Polish Chicken Dance
Waking Up
Finishing Touch
Bilberry Christmas
12th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Your Scars are Light

We all have scars, inside and out. We have freckles from sun exposure, broken bones, wound scar, emotional trigger points, painful memories in the past or broken hearts. However our scars manifest, we need not feel ashamed. It is beautiful to have lived, really lived, and to have the marks to prove it. It’s not a competition—as in “My scar is better than your scar" - but it’s a testament of our inner strength. It's the grace point between what hurts and what heals, between the shadow of tragedy and the light of joy. We may hurt, but we will heal and there’s beauty in our scars.

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Aachen, Germany
Member since 2014
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© Anh Tu Nguyen.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 12.2012
Total Views: 14
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 20, 2014, 2:29 p.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D90
Focal Length: 35mm
Shutter Speed: 1/59
Aperture: f1.8
ISO: ISO800
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