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In a rush to get to the Rockland Breakwater Lighthouse at the end of a mile long breakwater before sunset I almost missed the amazing show nature was putting on!  I never made it but it was worth it!
Killdeer protecting her lone egg.
The Ibis watches patiently.
Cold Shoulder.
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Picture taken where I was born.
A newly hatched endangered seat turtle eager to get to the sea in Cancun, Mexico  part of the local conservation program I was doing a freelance article about as a nature journalist.
Looking down on Machu Picchu
Colorful waterfall
Maroon Bells
Photography the gardens in my yard.
Player Scoprionfish at Club de Yates in Manzanillo, Mexico.
My boyfriend pondering life's great questions, in Central Park in New York City.
Goat Tree

The Argan tree is only native to south western Morocco and it is said that goats that eat off it have a strength allowing them to climb it. Argan oil is the most expensive oil in the worl
Peek-a-Boo
Turkey Vulture peeking out from evergreen in Cheyenne Wells, Colorado
Setting sun over Chobe National Park, Botswana,
Peaceful Reflections
Self photograph taken on a digital camera but holding on old camera.
Wild Turkey outside my window
A close up shot of a young boy getting hit in the face with a bucket of water.
Lone tree in lava field. 
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The end of a glacier in a remote Greenland fjord.
Taking a ride with my mom and stopped the car to take fall foliage pictures of the stream with the colorful trees
Driving passed the Mississippi River!
11th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
My boyfriend pondering life's great questions, in Central Park in New York City.

My boyfriend pondering life's great questions, in Central Park in New York City.

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 01.2013
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 25, 2013, 3:56 p.m.
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