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Black Butterfly
Boy Verses the Ocean
Walking shadows
Sunrise at the Beach
Lightbulb
Bikes for hire
Walking the High Wire
Faith at Aparecida do Norte
Butterfly Hanging Around
Sandy Point Shoal Light
Wet Roses
Banzai Pipeline the world's deadliest wave.
Edge of the Abyss
Innocence at the Beach
Turtle Smiling
Wildflowers
Stars over mountains in Nevada
Power Lines, Mexico City
A walk on the farm
Woman and Calder Stabile
Purple Coneflowers
Portrait of Emma Josephine
The Monkey temple
15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Banzai Pipeline the world's deadliest wave.

When a wave rolls through the North Shore O'ahu, a giant air bubble soars up from the caverns and through the reefs, creating gorgeous wave crests that have become world-famous. The most popular of these wave systems is the very first one most surfers see: A swell that rolls from left to right, reaching peak heights of at least 12 feet, called simply “The Pipeline.”

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 01.2017
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Filed Under: The American Experience
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 25, 2017, 9:22 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Focal Length: 600mm
Shutter Speed: 1/2500
Aperture: f6.3
ISO: ISO400
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PHOTO LOCATION Sunset Beach Park, Hawaii, United States of America