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Saint Catherine of Sienna
Super Bowl Champs
Journey Into the Dunes... 

Taken at the Great Sand Dunes National Preserve. 
http://www.nps.gov/grsa/index.htm
This was taken during my first ever photo session after my hearing loss abruptly altered my audio engineering career.  The passion for art runs so deep, I'm just so happy to have the ability to do art
Shop window in Lucca, Italy
A new beginning.    As an audio engineer I developed a rare case of hearing loss and was forced into my next favorite art form "Photography" as a way of life..  I hope you enjoy!!
This car was caught on 90 mile beach (New Zealand) by high tide...
Hats for sale in Positano, Italy
Dog shopping
Photo shoot in Lucca, Italy
A day out, doing what I love, a visit to the gardens a wouldn't you know it, it started raining.  I was able to take the picture before it poured.
Walking through downtown Franklin, TN and saw the garage door open at the small fire house.
View from our hotel in Sienna, Italy
Shop window in Venice, Italy
Lovely Lavender
Two lifelong New Orleans Saints fans sweat out Superbowl XLIV.
Mushrooms in my lawn
I took this picture at the county fair.
I saw this flower on a walk with some friends and had to take a picture.
I took this photo near Ironwood, Michigan.
I took this photo of my sister and her husband getting married on a simple Michigan beach.
On a chilly Michigan day, I shot this photo of my sister and her husband.
Traditional Chinese building in remote village
8th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Walking through downtown Franklin, TN and saw the garage door open at the small fire house.

Walking through downtown Franklin, TN and saw the garage door open at the small fire house.

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Highland, Michigan, United States of America
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© Kelly Drake.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2008
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Date Uploaded: March 2, 2010, 9:34 p.m.
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Focal Length: 33mm
Shutter Speed: 1/59
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