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What don't you stick in your mouth?
Capitol reflection. I was wondering around the Capitol of Iowa for the first time and was flustered by this amazing scene of the golden Capitol building reflecting off of this near by building.
Smile
Little chub
Peek-a-boo
Mill in Harris Village
Want some love?
Mango girl
Looking out at the winter storm
Nomade a sculpture by Jaume Plensa lite up at night.
A lucky snapshot of a butterfly that landed while Visiting the Butterfly Conservatory in Niagra Fall Canada
A day at the zoo. I captured many great images of these monkeys. This image seemed to be the only one that had character to it. I am not sure why, but all of the monkeys seem to shy away from my camer
woman in day of the dead play
My son, Cyrus, on his first Easter
Walking downtown on a sunny day. I saw the sun casting shadows from this rustic old fire excape. I was very interested in the lines against the brick wall. Rustic stairs in the rustic city.
The Not Natural World
Walking through the park on a windy day. I just wanted to get a good image of my friends daughter with a fake smile or fake pose. I try to create images from fleeting moments in time. I loved the peac
Returning to the 9/11 site for the first time since deployed there September 2001
Suburbia
Film Noir
Trains
Colors. We all love vivid colors. As children we create rainbows on paper. As adults we try to fill that void with shinny products and new toys. I couldn't help but create an image that would interest
During Old Fashioned Saturday festivities in Northwood, North Dakota, a threshing demonstration was given using a 1912 75HP Case Steam Engine.
9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
A day at the zoo. I captured many great images of these monkeys. This image seemed to be the only one that had character to it. I am not sure why, but all of the monkeys seem to shy away from my camer

A day at the zoo. I captured many great images of these monkeys. This image seemed to be the only one that had character to it. I am not sure why, but all of the monkeys seem to shy away from my camera as though I was intruding their space.

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Marshalltown, Iowa, United States of America
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© Michael Ficken.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2011
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 2, 2011, 2:59 p.m.
Camera Make: SONY
Camera Model: DSLR-A300
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