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Morning View
Flying through the clouds.
Sunset at Shenandoah National Park
Flying from Denver to Las Vegas.
Forest Fire
Covered bridge
Morpho Butterfly Drinking in the Creak
Dancer At Sunset
Water turtles resting on log in C&O Canal
chrysalis blue
A newly emerged Eastern Swallowtil  butterfly is released into the wild.
Wildland firefighter
An ordinary cycling day in Copenhagen
Bee Yourself
Horned Owl at sunrise
Wave in the sunset
Lake in Czech Republic
Water droplet  on a banana plant
Man looking over Milan
A gecko resting on a leaf, looking down the lens
Local Graffiti in Reykjavik
Fisherman
Mount Hood from Trilium Lake
14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Wildland firefighter

My fire department respondedicated to a late night brush fire. Approximately 1/4 in size, with a run into the tree canopy. During suppression efforts, we fell a dead tree. I was stunned by the surreal beauty and chose of the events unfolding in front of me.

TAGS: Firefighter, Oregon, United States

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Cottage Grove, Oregon, United States of America
Member since 2016
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© Douglas Lyda.
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Image Source: mobile
Date Taken: 08.2016
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Filed Under: The American Experience
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Date Uploaded: Aug. 31, 2016, 5:48 p.m.
Camera Make: samsung
Camera Model: SM-N915V
Focal Length: 4.8mm
Shutter Speed: 1/8
Aperture: f2.2
ISO: ISO1000
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PHOTO LOCATION Cottage grove, Oregon, United States of America