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Coliseum with a perfect light
Sun coming through the clouds eastern slope of the Sierras
Three Screech
Cinnamon Swirl
Nebraska Cattle
sunset, park, trees
Nebraska Sunrise in York, NE
slugs in the garden
The Sunset Train
Sunset at the Mediterranean Sea, Catalonia, Spain
Bastille day fireworks over the Eiffel Tower
In Our Backyard
Caiman survey, Pacaya-Samiria Reserve, Peru
Transgender dancing at hindu religious festival
Playing on the boat rope, Cocama Village, Peru
Landscape View of Exhibition area in Abu Dhabi
Two blue tailed bee eater is fighting for one female partner
Serious Cat
Two blue tailed bee eater is fighting for area domination
Pirate ship sailing off into the sunset in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
Blue Eyed Beauty
Young and Beautiful
A shark cloud while sitting on the beach in Gulf Shores AL
14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
In Our Backyard

My first visit to the National Arboretum brought fascination and wonder. I've lived about 20 minutes from the Arboretum for 4 years and about 45 minutes from it for 21 years and have never stepped foot in this amazing space of land. My friend took me for my birthday and I found that I was astonished to find this space of peace and tranquility in the middle of the city. The National Capitol Columns provide a connection to the city through this vast cultural landscape.

TAGS: District Of Columbia, History, Landscape, United States

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Derwood, Maryland, United States of America
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© Julia Keane.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 06.2016
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Filed Under: The American Experience
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Date Uploaded: July 15, 2016, 1:48 p.m.
Camera Model: NIKON D3300
Focal Length: 26mm
Shutter Speed: 1/4000
Aperture: f4.5
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PHOTO LOCATION Washington, D.C., District of Columbia, United States of America