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Walking alongside a swift glacial river in Jasper National Park. The perspective captured in this photo inspires the realization that this small rock is on its own journey across the surface of the Ea
A little known natural wonder, Red Bluff (aka Mississippi's "Little Grand Canyon,") is known for the huge variety of colors in its soil.
Expressive hands

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UN-NATURAL NATURAL WORLD. This was taken at the Botanical Gardens in Edgebaston,Birmingham Uk which houses the national collection of Bonsai Trees. It seemed so un-natural to see a tree held captive b
"Aubie" Regal in Pink and Orange
Wooden Indian

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CLEVEDON SUNSET. Taken at Clevedon on the Somerset Coast, UK. I was so fortunate being there at this time as it was one of the finest sunsets that people can remember.
White on white

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Reflections of a Louisiana bayou.
ANGEL LANDING. This was taken at The Rock Cemetery in Nottingham, UK famous for its Gothic statuary.
Fallen Liberty

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A frog hitches a ride on an alligator's nose.
Atlas Retread
LONE BARN, HORSESHOE PASS, CUMBRIA, UK. This was taken early morning in the English Lake District at the start of the famous Horse Shoe Pass. It was a wonderful morning and worth getting up early.
I took this by "accident", I found it taking pictures of someone else. I honestly didn't even know if it would turn out.
Close up of a great blue heron's feet as it perches on an old log in the Louisiana bayou.
Incongruity

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RUDOLF STEINER HOUSE, LONDON, UK. Another image from the Open House Weekend in London. The Steiner House is an amazing example of organic architecture especially this magnificent staircase.
Alligator eyes, too close for comfort!
City Hall, London, UK. This was taken during an Open House Weekend in London which provides opportunities for taking images of buildings not normally open to the public. It was a great weekend especia
Providence Canyon Framed

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Our state reptile, the American alligator, a common sight in the Louisiana bayou.
YELLOW BURST. I took this at The Botanical Gardens, Edgebaston, Birmingham UK. I had to wait a while for the bee to arrive but it was worth the wait.
10th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
A frog hitches a ride on an alligator's nose.

A frog hitches a ride on an alligator's nose.

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Abita Springs, Louisiana, United States of America
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© Lana Gramlich.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 06.2012
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 22, 2012, 2:24 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS REBEL T2i
Focal Length: 350mm
Shutter Speed: 1/500
Aperture: f8
ISO: ISO1600
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