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Pushing through the darkness of struggle will always get you to the light of freedom.
"Holding three generations with her soul"
Leaping for joy
coin diver
Our beloved possessions
Playful penguin
Out Of The Shadows
Baby enjoying lbb
Home Bound
OWL BUTTERFLY
Blagaj
"This Beach Is Mine"
Man meets baby Squirrel on foot in Bali, Indonesia
Lady Marine
Harbor Seals on iceberg
Lady Luck
Marine Corps Silent Drill Platoon
Endicott Arm Fjord, Tongass National Forest
Dawes Glacier
Feeding Time for Blackie and Brownie
Suburban rabbit
Dawes Glacier
Dawes Glacier
14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
"This Beach Is Mine"

This declaration was on the side of one of the military vehicles on the beach. I captured this image because of the Marine perched on the front of it attaching a flag and because of the unit's slogan: "This Beach Is Mine."

TAGS: Beach, Navy, United States, Us, Virginia

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Suffolk, Virginia, United States of America
Member since 2016
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© Frances Everette-Gayther.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 06.2016
Total Views: 79
Filed Under: The American Experience
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Date Uploaded: June 4, 2016, 7:47 p.m.
Camera Make: PENTAX
Camera Model: PENTAX K-r
Focal Length: 50mm
Shutter Speed: 1/640
Aperture: f8
ISO: ISO400
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