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Children in the Mahatta refugee camp in Amman, Jordan
This is just one of many views we found the day we spent inside The 
Colorado National Monument.  This view is overlooking the Grand Valley.
This new born baby moose was found road side inside the west entrance to the Rocky Mountain National Park.  He was very curious to why all the people were so interested in him.
iceberg lake with half of it in sun and half in the shadow
Hiking Devils tower in WY when puffy clouds arrived
We sat next to the Sand River at MalaMala Game Reserve and watched these elephants all afternoon.  As the sun got low in the sky they began to file across the river and disappear into the bush.  It wa
My trip to Linkin Park zoo where I experienced a sea lion show.
My Greek grandmother keeps an amazing garden here in Chicago.
Haitian Poet Jamson Silgena, reciting poetry in a performance art form as a zombi, as a healing mechanism in the wake of post earthquake life, at The Grand Cemetery located downtown Port au Prince, Ha
Playing with sparklers with the coolest aunt around.
Our 4th of July festivities always include a family barbecue with lots of laughs and food to feed an army.
Long exposure of fireworks during annual show on the 4th of July.
Part of my "I Am More Than" series where Morgan is more than her bad habits.
Tribal member "dancingspirit" of Yamassee Indian Nation pondering after Pow wow ceremony events on the reservation in Allendale, South Carolina.
Part of my "I Am More Than" series where Dwight is more than his gender.
Dandelion from ground level.
Scanning the Plain - We found this male on top of a termite mound and were able to drive right up under him to get this shot as he scanned the plains for his next possible meal.
Mirabell Gardens and Salzburg's Old Town.  The home of Mozart forever immortalized by the movie, "Sound of Music", Salzburg is a very picturesque place.
My grandfather and grandmother walking in a park near our house.
window display in old downtown store window
Hummingbird flying over me against an overcast sky resulting in a perfect white background - taken with a Canon 60D
We give what we got.
Intertribal Gathering (pow wow) dress swirling with the music
12th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Long exposure of fireworks during annual show on the 4th of July.

Long exposure of fireworks during annual show on the 4th of July.

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