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Wish you were here - a perfect postcard image of Waipi'o Valley, Hawaii.
A green sea turtle rests on a black sand beach
A foggy day atop Mauna Kea, were we on Mars?
A majestic purple fiddlehead of the Dicranopteris linearis fern.   These fiddleheads look like they belong in Wonderland instead of Hawaii!
Waves creating a beautiful arc around the sunset at Place of Refuge, Hawaii.
The Mumlava River under the Mumlava Waterfall in the Krkonose Mountains, Czech Republic.
maranjab desert in iran
Son of a fiherman,near Faravani lake, Samtskhe-Javakheti,Georgia.Fishing is the main source of income for the villagers around the lake.
My friend, Art Holland, gets up close and personal with a juvenile red-tail hawk while trying to photograph this beautiful raptor.  In this shot the bird is only about three feet away from Art.
A crisp fall day on the Palouse,at Steptoe Butte.
Taken at a Macadamia Nut Farm on the island of Oahu, Hawaii
A beautiful Vermilion Flycatcher is seen landing on a tree branch.
Two Bald Eagles sunning themselves on this beautiful fall day, in an old tree, on the side of the highway. My son called them the "traffic cops". I risked pulling over onto the shoulder of the highway
Taken at a Corvette show in Old Orchard Beach, Maine. Wanted to capture the reflection of the other Corvette rim in each lug nut and the center of the rim.
Whimsical shot of a squirrel with freakishly large feet, destroys a box of candy 'Nerds'.
Taken in Boston Public Gardens
Taken during the Massachusetts Bar Association's Swearing in Ceremony. 
Faneuil Hall's Great Hall. 
Boston, MA 02109
Taken on my flight from Boston to San Francisco. Not sure of the exact location
Autumn reflection
My wife and I were staying out in Boston for the weekend. I looked out the window of our hotel and saw this building had every light on from the ground up. Thought it would be an interesting capture.
Fire in the Sky
Taken at Halona Blowhole. Waited for a bit until it decided to cooperate
Fire in the Sky
11th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
A beautiful Vermilion Flycatcher is seen landing on a tree branch.

A beautiful Vermilion Flycatcher is seen landing on a tree branch.

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 01.2012
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Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Oct. 8, 2013, 11:47 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS 7D
Focal Length: 370mm
Shutter Speed: 1/1600
Aperture: f9
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