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Manarola and the crashing waves
Thousands of lanterns rising at once to create something beautiful.
Solitude in an autumn day
Raja 2
Timeless words  by Thomas Jeffersen
Raja 1
reflection on lake
Going to Temple
The Canine and the Cross.
The Market
A Lady's Life
eruption at dawn
Children in the Swamp
The Colonnade
Childhood in the Swamp
Childhood with Lotus
Prayer Beads
Ready For Harvest
Natural beauty- It was a gloomy day.
14th Annual Photo Contest
The Canine and the Cross.

I was stopped at a light in Grand Junction, Colorado... I looked over and saw this dog in the back of an old pick-up truck. It was very windy, a summer storm was blowing in, making the hair on the dogs head and ears lightly dance...the clouds were beginning to take over. I looked up and just behind the dog was this push broom standing upside down in a piece of PVC Pipe formed a cross, silhouetted against the afternoon sky just above the dog...The religious symbolism just kind presented itself...I really love the look on the dogs face, perseverance and a sense of duty. Kind of Americana in a nut shell. Dark skies looming...but always a sense of hope. And I love the AutoZone sign in the background...because the dog seems to be in the 'Zone.'

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Grand Junction, Colorado, United States of America
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© Fitz Allgood.
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Date Taken: 07.2014
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PHOTO LOCATION Grand Junction, Colorado, United States of America