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A trainer waits for his prized stallion after he won at Del Mar Racetrack in San Diego.
On my way home from work I bike through a breath taking forest. One afternoon in the fall I was so overcome by it's beauty, that I just had to take a picture. It's a helpful reminder of my favorite ti
Climbed jog falls which is the hightest falls in Asia.
One winter day at Bonsai Rock, Lake Tahoe, Nevada,a storm had rolled in and left an assortment of clouds by the end of the day. The dazzling display of the colors nature painted transformed the lake v
Beautiful Evening Sky
Illusional Midnight Garden
Sun bathing the earth at the Highrock overlook at sunset
Elephant Sunset
Monarch resting on a flower.
Visiting my best friend in Los Angeles, California, and seeing the city from her cat's point of view.
Oporto Coliseum, Portugal
A breathtaking geological formation in the Namibian mountains near the Spitzkoppe. I waited for the sun to almost set in order to obtain the warmest and most beautiful light to illuminate the scenery.
Waterdroplets rest on damp foliage.
An old cowboy turned pro balloon racer takes his new reigns.
A collage shot of a restaurant from outside a glass panel.
Whirling dirvish dancer entertain the bride and groom at their wedding.
"No passengers beyond this point". Alaska Railroad
Photo of the abandoned Starlite Drive-in Theatre, Brenham, Texas, USA.
Old and New Travel in the Gobi
Para-gliding at the mountain valley in Nepal
A man sits outside his store in Oatman, AZ.
It is incredible how alien looking normal plant life on Earth can look when shot close up and the color altered a bit.
Prayer from above:India
9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
A breathtaking geological formation in the Namibian mountains near the Spitzkoppe. I waited for the sun to almost set in order to obtain the warmest and most beautiful light to illuminate the scenery.

A breathtaking geological formation in the Namibian mountains near the Spitzkoppe. I waited for the sun to almost set in order to obtain the warmest and most beautiful light to illuminate the scenery.

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© Daniel Haeker.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2011
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Dec. 1, 2011, 11:10 a.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Focal Length: 19mm
Shutter Speed: 1/125
Aperture: f11
ISO: ISO400
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