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Flag in the wind over the Fourth of July, Utah 2017
The Grand Tetons
Mongolian Sunset
A Mongolian Night
Lying in Wait
Three people running down a mountain.
Gecko on palm frond
Mauna Kea Observatory
Kilauea Lava, Big Island, Hawaii
Shadows on Tower Bridge
Sunrise over PDX
Don't Wait, Take Flight
Natural Meets Unnatural
Tennessee Fall Beauty
Galapagos Life
Water Feature Sunset
Monument Valley On the Horizon
A pigeon in el hakem Mosque, old city of Cairo
Squirrel Stare
Red Valley
Haleakala Impressions
Summer time, livin's easy
Spectacular Sunset captured from a balcony on Lake James, NC
15th Annual Photo Contest
Don't Wait, Take Flight

This photo is showing a small plane gearing up for take off from the Long Island Skydiving Center on Long Island. An uncle of mine was sudden diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer. He decided that he would not wallow but make every last day he went skydiving. I was on hand to capture the day. This image shows the depth of the tragic situation but the lack of waiting to make life count.

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Ronkonkoma, New York, United States of America
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© Rebecca Tallman.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 06.2017
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Date Uploaded: Aug. 3, 2017, 1:03 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS REBEL T3
Focal Length: 179mm
Shutter Speed: 1/320
Aperture: f6.3
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PHOTO LOCATION Shirley, New York, United States of America