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Goose standing guard while partner eats
Walking through Dollywood Amusement Park found this main fountain.
My view of Happy Valley Stadium from the far side of the stadium while attending All U Day Game 2013. Penn State verus Kent State.
The temple area of Thanthirimale, hidden in the middle of the jungle near to Wilpattu National Park, is one of the best kept secrets of Sri Lanka. 

The young monk Shirithana joined us to discover a
Hong Kong skyline at night
A bumblebee collecting nectar.
Bee hanging out after a rainy night
Beautiful moon shining at its brightest
A cute firefly resting on a tomato leaf in my backyard
A beautiful bird relaxing in my front yard
This photo of the beautiful Empire State Building was snapped while traveling about 40 miles per hour in a cab through the packed streets of NYC.
Plowing field in Yuma, AZ
Photo opportunity outside Lute's Casino, in old town Yuma, famous for its Yuma Territorial Prison
Hunting for deer in Arizona
Cooking popcorn the old-fashioned way, in a copper kettle
Vulture dries off after a short rain
A happy meal
Arizona sunset shows off its glowing colors
This woman was sitting with her husband of 50 years. They got married in 1964 when they were both 18 years old. Arranged marriages are very common in Nepal and I captured her face longing for her past
Our dog, Moose, looking guilty from eating pyracantha berries
My father's tractor, long retired from plowing
Walking around Pokhara with smiles following me around. Pokhara, Nepal.
Close-up shot of a tri-chocereus cactus in full bloom
12th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Plowing field in Yuma, AZ

Plowing field in Yuma, AZ

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Yuma, Arizona, United States of America
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Date Taken: 05.2014
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