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Christmas bowling.
Buildings in color
One Sunday morning, a blanket of fog appeared over the Illinois River and swallowed the city of Peoria. The bridge leading into the city seemed to disappear over the water, making one wonder what lay
An out at 3rd base!
A Flower sees a Flower sees a Flower cease...
The interior of the American car that epitomized an era, the Chevrolet Bel-Air.
Riding Arabian horses on the beach with two young foals tagging along.
Snow-capped San Luis Mountains
The Silver Man - Sunday Afternoon in Central Park.
The startling blue of the insect's wings were unlike anything I've ever seen. They made the bug a little prettier, and a lot less frightening.
Gopher eating some bark.
Check in at the Route 66 Motel at Barstow, California.
A lounge on the beach waiting for the sunset.
Young explorers take in the wetlands at Emiquon Wildlife Refuge in Lewistown, Illinois.
Setting the horse at liberty in the round pen.
Sun over sand dunes
Hi this photo was taken with my Nikon D-90 on a sloooooow shutter speed. It was not altered digitally. I have a model release.
Mark
Check in at the Route 66 Motel in Barstow Calif.
Snake River Canyon
These mushrooms were growing halfway up the trunk of a dead tree. There had been frost earlier in the week, so they had begun to wilt. The day after the picture was taken, they were gone.
Old hunting cabin and bald eagle.
Close up of a green snake.
Balloons over church
11th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Check in at the Route 66 Motel at Barstow, California.

Check in at the Route 66 Motel at Barstow, California.

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Homosassa, Florida, United States of America
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© Michael Roberts.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2013
Filed Under: The American Experience
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 26, 2013, 6:23 p.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D60
Focal Length: 18mm
Shutter Speed: 1/40
Aperture: f3.2
ISO: ISO400
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