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The City on a Hill
Inside the Roman Colosseum
The sun setting on the Vatican City
A Window to the Sky
A photo of my nephew.
View from the Cathedral Bell Tower
train bridge
View from the Cathedral Bell Tower
Life in the streets of Morocco
This woman is considering what to wear to her son's wedding in Texas.  She is trying on her mother's wedding dress, which was what she was also married in.
I came upon this image while searching through the wreckage of the Plaza Apartments in Joplin, Missouri the week following the tornado.  From a distance, the bright red shoe looked as if it were suspe
This photograph was taken the day after the tornado touched down in Joplin, Missouri.  The crucifix stands on a hillside overlooking the city, and it was one of few structures left standing.
I saw a childs doll resting on a bed of barbed wire just as the sun was setting, two days after the storm.  I came upon it by chance, and for me it captures better than any panorama the mixture of sad
This is what was left of a two-story home at the end of a cul-de-sac in a Joplin, Missouri neighborhood, taken after the tornado touched down.  The spray paint on the home indicates it has been checke
I came upon this image while searching through the wreckage of the Plaza Apartments in Joplin, Missouri the week following the tornado.  From a distance, the bright red shoe looked as if it was suspen
This photograph was taken the day after the tornado touched down in Joplin, Missouri.  It was one of the first sights I witnessed.  The crucifix stands on a hillside overlooking the city.
Evening Light on Uyuni Salt Flat, Bolivia
Many yareta plants in Bolivia are over 3,000 years old. However the plant is becoming threatened because it is dried and used as fuel.
At the end of the day off Hwy. 50 in Nevada clouds and light met.
Foliage, fog, and forest in the mountains of Sapa, Vietnam.
An American Collections landscape
Steam from Mammoth Hot Springs in Yellowstone national Park drifts past the twisted forms of dead trees.
In tune: the forest, sprites, the music--"Of Bodies and Branches," a CU-Boulder dance performance
9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
This photograph was taken the day after the tornado touched down in Joplin, Missouri. The crucifix stands on a hillside overlooking the city, and it was one of few structures left standing.

This photograph was taken the day after the tornado touched down in Joplin, Missouri. The crucifix stands on a hillside overlooking the city, and it was one of few structures left standing.

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Date Taken: 05.2011
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