The American Experience
arrow left arrow right
photo contest slideshow
Typical windows and doors you'll find around Charleston South Carolina.
Waiting for all the families and their Polaris High School graduates so the commencement ceremony can commence!
"Roots" Mize Mills Falls located in the Bankhead National Forest.
A child looks out the door of his house, looking for something
The entrance to Boone Hall Plantation is filled with live oak trees with Spanish moss. A true piece of Southern charm.
A particular viewpoint
Low tide at Poet's Cove in the dusk before the sun rise.
"The Bridge To Nowhere" Located on the Tenn-Tom Waterway near Aberdeen, Mississippi.
A curious lizard looking for something in the bottle
The bike this girl is riding is the only bicycle in her Amazon river village.  The fact that there are no tires on the bike's wheels doesn't seem to bother  the kids in the village at all.
Small houses
A rusting water tower covered with modern communications equipment
Two ants crawling along the petals of a bright pink flower.
A wave breaks on the north coast of the island of Aruba
My wife and I spent a few days relaxing in the Cape Cod, Massachusetts.
This is a natural beach that is protected by the state of South Carolina.
The final flight of the space shuttle Endeavour flying over Marin County, California
The Grimace... When you're the manager of the Bonaire Marine Park returning from hunting invasive Lionfish, you have to be careful of those sharp toxic dorsal spines.
"Tribute" Tribute to a passed on loved one. Found on a Alabama gravel road.
Some raindrops sit on the leaves of a tiger lilly.
Caverns emerge
A kiteboarding race on the island of Aruba
A small red beetle rests on a stalk of asparagus.
10th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
A rusting water tower covered with modern communications equipment

A rusting water tower covered with modern communications equipment

TAGS: California, United States

photographer avatar
Corte Madera, California, United States of America
Member since 2014
Photo Information
Copyright:
© Peter Dean.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 03.2012
Filed Under: The American Experience
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Nov. 27, 2012, 3:53 p.m.
Camera Make:
Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Focal Length: 400mm
Shutter Speed: 1/8000
Aperture: f7.1
ISO: ISO1600
Report This
SMITHSONIAN.COM COLLECTIONS
PHOTO LOCATION Palo Alto, California, United States of America