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Sun shining through the trees
At Coronado Beach in San Diego, California
This panorma was taken overlooking a small glacial lagoon about 5km east of Jokulsarlon in southern Iceland. The icebergs break off of the glacier and create a stunning scene.
Subway station in Washington D.C.
Beautiful lily in a field
This was taken near Lake Myvatn in northern Iceland. This is an area of extreme geothermal powers and this is one of several power stations that capture the energy from the ground.
Canon being shot at a reenactment at Williamsburg, Virginia
Glass art outside National Gallery of Art Museum East Building
Display at the National Gallery of Art East Building
A young Icelandic boy does backflips on a perfect sunny day at Skgarfoss waterfall in southern Iceland. On days like this, the sun casts a perfect rainbow across the mist from the billowing falls.
Baby Lizard in a Hibiscus Seed Pod
The original church tower at Jamestown, Virginia
Visiting the park with my nephew.
Visiting the Grassmere Zoo.
Water lilies at Cheekwood Botanical Gardens.
Icelandic horses graze in their pasture with a waterfall in the background.
I went on a trip to guachimontones with a friend of mine in Mexico...and he snuck into this photo I tried to take of the landscape behind him.
I sat in on band practice of a friend I made while in Mexico. I felt that this picture captured his passion and focus.
A typical view of the streets of Vietnam, demonstrating the severe urban overpopulation.
On my last day living in Nicaragua I climbed a nearby mountain with some of the locals. I shot this photo from the top.
I was taking a morning walks through the streets of Vietnam when I spotted this man pushing his goods through the streets so he could sell them at the daily market.
I was walking in Vietnam when I saw this little girl who had apparently been placed on the motorbike by a parent who then walked away, making it appear like this little girl was going to ride home alo
I took this photo while visiting guachimontones, ruins close to Guadalajara, Meixco.
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The original church tower at Jamestown, Virginia

The original church tower at Jamestown, Virginia

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 06.2011
Filed Under: The American Experience
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Date Uploaded: Sept. 5, 2011, 5:56 p.m.
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