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Dance of the clouds
A view of the rain
TUNNEL VIEW
GOLDEN SUNSET
BIG SUR SUNSET
PLANTING RICE
THE WATCH
The Pullikali Performer
Flying
The Kathakali Dancer
FOUR SEVEN
GHOST TOWN
full moon after working
BODIE AT HIGH NOON
ARRESTED DECAY
Mi Familia
autumn vine
ABANDONED
Spiritual Smoke
For the Divine Boon
Wade in the Water!
autumn leaves on an old wooden shed
Friendship makes me happy.
12th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
GHOST TOWN

AN ABANDONED HOUSE IN BODIE. BODIE IS A GHOST TOWN IN EAST CALIFORNIA.IT HAS A 10K STRONG POPULATION DURING THE GOLD RUSH BUT EVENTUALLY THE LAST RESIDENTS LEFT AROUND 1940S. ITS TOWN IS A GENUINE WESTERN STORY BUT EVENTUALLY THE TOWN WAS ABANDONED WHEN THE MINING EVENTUALLY STOPPED. THE TOWN IS IN A ARRESTED DECAY AND IS NOW CONVERTED INTO A STATE PARK.

TAGS: California, Cowboy, Desert, Golden, Old, Summer, United States, Western

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Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
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© Nathaniel Gonzales.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2014
Total Views: 37
Filed Under: The American Experience
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 8, 2014, 1:23 a.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS 70D
Focal Length: 32mm
Shutter Speed: 1/50
Aperture: f18
ISO: ISO400
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