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A Portrait of Freedom.
Coconut Worker - This man workers at the Madal Company in Zambzia Province. He dries coconuts so they can be processed into oil and exported abroad.
Bucket Angel of Mopeia - This girl, in a relocation center in Mopiea during the floods in Mozambique of 2008, is on her way to fetch water.  Her family, along with thousands of others, were relocated
This is my husband hiking the Lighthouse Trail in the Palo Duro Canyon State Park in Canyon, Texas.
Smoking, although becoming less and less popular is still a recreational activity of today's youth.
Wal-Mart the ultimate Americana.  They can be found across the country in practically any city.
This is a self portrait. I found that to be in front of the camera is to be vulnerable and uncomfortable.  I think forcing ones self outside of ones comfort zone is important.
Trying to capture the feeling of being on and old school bus while on the Road again with the "American Gypsies"
The series American Gypsies forced me to let go of everything that was familiar to me. This series of photographs documents a short segment in the lives of five humans, two dogs, and a cat.  This part
Senior Film Shoot. Cold and pouring in a college stadium for 5 hours.
factory by the baseball field.
Touring Charleston, South Carolina on a cool spring day. Was able to capture the image  of a waving flag which represented the great sense of pride and nationalism of our great country.
sunset in midwest
standing atop Squaw Peak mountain in Arizona
random grafitti in fountain square.
"Who is that human bothering our water hole?" one zebra said to another. The two put their heads together to discuss...
little girl enjoying dandelions
overcast days make flowers look different.
Spring seemed haunted in Fountain Square.
A soccer teammate puts her feet up and enjoys the grass post-practice and pre-de-cleating.
Sunset Falling at Cataldo Mission. Taken with iphone 3gs with Hipstamatic App
Foggy Morning in Washington just watching the ferry go by my house.
Pink flower in the spring
8th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Touring Charleston, South Carolina on a cool spring day. Was able to capture the image of a waving flag which represented the great sense of pride and nationalism of our great country.

Touring Charleston, South Carolina on a cool spring day. Was able to capture the image of a waving flag which represented the great sense of pride and nationalism of our great country.

TAGS: South Carolina, United States

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 01.2010
Filed Under: The American Experience
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Date Uploaded: April 20, 2010, 12:21 a.m.
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Camera Model: DSC-H20
Focal Length: 25mm
Shutter Speed: 1/160
Aperture: f4
ISO: ISO100
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PHOTO LOCATION Charleston, South Carolina, United States of America