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A selfie when whooping Durga pandal in kolkata
Shells in the surf, Lake Michigan, Chicago, IL
Witch
Dead blackbird, Montrose Point Bird Sanctuary, Chicago, IL
Parking lot, Logan Square, Chicago, IL
Adalaide River Australia, Saltwater crocodile feeding
Annullment
Grey Squirrel in San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
Self-portrait, Vivian Maier style, Reid Murdoch Building, Chicago, IL
Summer sunset in San Diego
Female red-breasted merganser, Chicago River, Chicago, IL
Evening, Humboldt Park, Chicago, IL
Mirror Lake Waterfall. Blanchard Springs, Arkansas.
Reflected trash, Des Plaines River, Catherine Chevalier Woods, Chicago, IL
2 Little Witches
Rainbow with Sail Boat and Waikiki, Oahu
Hawaiin Rain Forest Trail Trees Form Cool Arch
Hawaii Big Island Ocean with Palm Trees
Penn State Football Game half time marching band
Fall sunset peaks through a tree's leaves in technicolor
Gardener Heading Home
Sunrise in Banff National Park
Ranchers Runaway
14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Evening, Humboldt Park, Chicago, IL

The lagoons at Humboldt Park are home to many species of bird. I love the silhouette of the heron stalking the weeds for fish backdropped against the field lights of the baseball diamonds. The coexistence of nature and humanity seems like a very American goal to me and something to be proud of when it is accomplished.

TAGS: Bird, Chicago, Heron, Illinois

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Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2014
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 1, 2016, 10:50 p.m.
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Focal Length: 4.6mm
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ISO: ISO160
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