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The cold desert: Leh in a summer morning
Icy Detroit River in February
Flower of Power
Waves Dwarfing a Surfer
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16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Waves Dwarfing a Surfer

January is a fun time to visit southern California: less crowds and milder weather. On this sunny winter day, I could've watched the giant waves crash against the shoreline all day. Here, in El Porto, near Manhattan Beach, a giant wave towers over a surfer going back out in the ocean for another ride. After capturing this image, I couldn't help but think about how SMALL humankind really is.

TAGS: California, Monochrome, Waves

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New York, New York, United States of America
Member since 2018
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© Nicholas Senn.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 04.2018
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Filed Under: The American Experience
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Date Uploaded: April 19, 2018, 10:49 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D3200
Focal Length: 55mm
Shutter Speed: 1/320
Aperture: f9
ISO: ISO100
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PHOTO LOCATION Manhattan Beach, California, United States of America