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Deep Down
Dressed To Thrill
Dog Frolicking Through a Field
Old canyon and Roque Bentayga
The last-surviving Johny Appleseed's apple tree
Colored look
Light experiments
Eyes in the Sky
Heart-shaped rock on the island of Delos.
nuns on the beach #02
Migration
Ancestors
The unhappy ringbearer
Abandonment
Delicate Arch and Friends under the Moon and Milky Way
RUNAWAY
One room Schoolhouse at dusk
"Watchful Eyes"
Fishing on the clear lakes of Maine
Half Dome Times Twu
Fish photographed at Shedd Aquarium.
From island to island
Clouds over the Smithsonian Castle
14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Ancestors

This is a photograph taken in a cemetery in Upstate New York containing upwards of 10 generations of my family. My mother grew up down the street from it and only recently learned while doing our genealogy that we are related to every person in the rural cemetery that used to scare her so much growing up. The pictured graves captivated me especially, though, because they are covered in poison sumac toward the woods. Thus, their inhabitants' identities are, sadly, effectively lost.

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Fairport, New York, United States of America
Member since 2015
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© Jordan Garman.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2016
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Filed Under: The American Experience
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2016, 7:42 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D5300
Focal Length: 58mm
Shutter Speed: 1/160
Aperture: f6.3
ISO: ISO400
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