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Pete @ the Halloween Party
I have taken this photograph of synchronous fireflies (Photonius Carolinus) in Pennsylvania last summer. Notice their unique flashing pattern captured by long exposure, creating O shape on the right o
Leaving Jupiter Beach on a Sunday afternoon.
Stopping to Smell the Flowers
I took this photograph of synchronous fireflies (Photinus carolinus) in Pennsylvania last summer. The forest was illuminated by moon.
A photographer is shooting the frozen waterfall
I took this photo during summer night. You can see Milky Way and dancing fireflies (lightning bugs) near the trail.
Stars over peyto lake of Banff national park
Wings & Waves
When I took the photo of a illuminated photograph it almost looked like sun behind, but in reality it is a street light in the background.
A night in St John's
St. Patty's Day Parade 2012
Finding My Talent
While spending a week at my brother's village in Zambia (he was a Peace Corps Volunteer) we were exposed to the villager's daily routines. This photo is of a woman separating corn from the chaff.
Firefly illuminating blade of grass.
Halloween Self Portrait
I've been invited to a Quinceanera!
In the midst of unbearable humidity we were struggling to explore Dubai's historic Souks when I captured this moment. How the locals use color was one of my favorite parts of Dubai.
A poetic dawn
Long exposure taken in the fields of Poland under heavy wind.
Skogafoss waterfall, Iceland
Cloud formation over a high hill in Iceland.
While play fighting the polar bears would periodically start to overheat or pause for large yawns or the occasional bear speak. This was one such moment.
11th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
St. Patty's Day Parade 2012

St. Patty's Day Parade 2012

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Date Taken: 03.2012
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