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Spontaneous fire-walking celebration in the streets of downtown San Francisco following the 2010 World Series Championship.  Only in America.
RETURNING HOME
Palm Fronds
Thirsty camels taking a break near a water tank on their way to the Pushkar fair.
Ladybug on a tulip leaf
Bee Grass Play
A bright red "diablito" in Plaza Constitucion waits his turn to perform in the traditional "Day of the Dead" dances of Tantoyuca, Veracruz, Mexico.
Gorilla at the Bronx Zoo   Canon Sure Shot S51S
Looming thunderstrom rolls in over Lake Erie
Many Belgians saddle up for daily intercity commute in Brugge, Belgium.
Dad with flag
Explosion in the French Quarter
March 27, 2009 the French Quarter was bombarded with sound of transformers blowing up under the city. At the time I did not know what was going on and thought it was b
Chasing dragonflies
The Monarch
TV's most famous bus driver Ralph Kramden (aka Jackie Gleason) in statue, in front of the Port Authority Bus Terminal, Manhattan, New York City . . . Nikon D80, Tamron 28-300mm lens
Male polar bears sparring.
Sun shine in Khangsha Kang mountain
Local people enjoying the cultural festival in Thimpu, Bhutan.
Clayton Lee's handcrafted fishing lures. Born in the Okefenokee Swamp, Clayton Lee - now 92 years old - spends his time fishing and carving lures from wood scraps he collects in the swamp.
This gorgeous wooden mask is made entirely by hand, and represents hundreds of hours of work for "Day of the Dead" dancers in El Higo, Veracruz, Mexico
A thrift store picture for Granny
The Weight of the World
"The Bengali Bride"
(Marriage is one of the most spectacular personal celebration in India)
Camera : Canon SX100IS
8th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Explosion in the French Quarter March 27, 2009 the French Quarter was bombarded with sound of transformers blowing up under the city. At the time I did not know what was going on and thought it was b

Explosion in the French Quarter March 27, 2009 the French Quarter was bombarded with sound of transformers blowing up under the city. At the time I did not know what was going on and thought it was bombs. I jumped from my car and ran with my camera

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© Tawnee Cowan.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 03.2009
Filed Under: The American Experience
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2010, 7:58 a.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D80
Focal Length: 60mm
Shutter Speed: 1/1000
Aperture: f2.8
ISO: ISO1000
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