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Sanghyang Jaran is one of the sacred dances in Bali, Indonesia. The entranced dancer takes on the movement of a horse leaping into the burning coals.
Snow Sculpting in Burlington Winter Festival, a 20 year tradition of celebrating Vermonts coldest season. This incredible snow sculpture was made by of Michael Nedell, Adrian Tans and Brooke Monte. Ph
Traditional salt maker in Bali, Indonesia
Children pose for the camera outside their house in Dunmore, Long Island.
The Hermitage sits on top of Mount Alvernia, the highest spot in the Bahamas.
Irish mountains reflecting in a pond
A single llama watches over the magical city of Machu Picchu.
Rainbows at Machu Picchu as a late afternoon thunder storm approaches.
Staring contest with a Praying Mantis
"Travel through time"
Photograph taken in a journey underground, in a tunnel of a  gardens palace, built between 1898 and 1912, today illuminated by electric light wire.
"The shadow and the "house of light""
The sun began to set behind my own shadow and dark clouds gathered above the lighthouse in a promontory. The light was beautiful, and I enjoyed my shadow in the
A large male rock iguana staking out his territory in the Exumas.
Bird coming in for a landing
Atlantic Puffin sitting on rock at Elliston Newfoundland.
"The present from the past"
During an overnight visit to the castle, i took this picture of the city and its bay, placing me on a balcony of the city castle.
"Waiting"

In the hills, the spider is waiting for his meal in its web.
A Green Anole feeding on the fruit of a cactus plant.
"Take off"

Photograph of a white egret, during an early morning walk by the estuary.
"Silhouettes of the mountains"

Sunset behind the mountains on a cloudy day.
A Black-throated Blue Warbler sitting in a pigeon berry tree.
Gondoliers closing their workday during a high season period in Venice.
"Little world in the woods"

A small plant growing on the trunk of a tree in the woods of Sintra.
"Flamingo"

Flamingo in the estuary, in a foggy morning.
11th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
A large male rock iguana staking out his territory in the Exumas.

A large male rock iguana staking out his territory in the Exumas.

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Exuma, Bahamas
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© Lorraine Minns.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 12.2012
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 22, 2013, 8:52 a.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Focal Length: 75mm
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