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Lone Snorkeler
Sunset facing downtown Chicago while people take some group photos.
Diligence
Feather Duster Worms
West Lake
a nature spring between two hills.
Gandhi statue
Spotted Trunkfish
Reflection of skyscrapers on the face of another building downtown Chicago at the Merchandise Mart.
its the little things
Morning sun over Lake Michigan in Chicago.
Just a boy and his balloon
Mexican lunch with grandma
A bee tucked into a flower getting some pollen
Spring flowers in Colorado
A view from the Pinnacles in Sturgeon, Missouri
Capital Forest Washington
A Sunday afternoon​ at the lake in Eastern Tennessee
Old woman in the streets of a small town in Colombia.
Sunset on the river
Fishing at sunset
Storm coming in
Home sweet home
15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Just a boy and his balloon

My two-year old loves to take walks, on this particular day he started out with two balloons. During our walk he loosened his grip and away one flew. My son looks up and says " oh no! Bye bye friend " and he turned around, tightened his grip on his last balloon and decided to walk home. I felt so sad for him and I snapped this shot. It was his determination to take care of his last balloon that amazed me. As I type this, his last balloon is above me, tied to a chair for safe keeping.

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Cordova , Tennessee, United States of America
Member since 2017
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Image Source: mobile
Date Taken: 05.2017
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Filed Under: Mobile
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Date Uploaded: May 8, 2017, 10:36 p.m.
Camera Make: Apple
Camera Model: iPhone 6s
Focal Length: 4.2mm
Shutter Speed: 1/2261
Aperture: f2.2
ISO: ISO25
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