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Simple. Passionate. Pure. If we all could be so enchanted by the optimism this little boy with Down Syndrome brings to all around him!
Monsoon Majesty
Eclipse Light
Mother bear and cubs fishing for salmon
Returning home from school
Birch Tree Forest on the way down from Pike's Peak
Girl and a toad
Beale Street at Dusk
Balloons on a water front
Wind - Imperial Dunes - Glamis, California
San Francisco de Asis Mission Church
A monarch butterfly sipping the sweet nectar of a flower.
Green Parrot
Family Happiness
Burning Lenticular Clouds
Haleakala Sunrise
Cinderella's Castle Unrecognizable During Hallowishes Fireworks
Busy Bee
Altered highland cow
A wave from my daughter
Highland Scottish cow on the Isle of skye.
Grandpa and Granddaughter
Colorful parrot
15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
A monarch butterfly sipping the sweet nectar of a flower.

I love the way the monarch's wings coordinate with the flower it is perched on! I also think the high amount of detail and clarity throughout the photo makes it pleasing and pretty to view.

TAGS: Butterfly

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Olathe, Kansas, United States of America
Member since 2017
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© Hannah Mooney.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2017
Total Views: 83
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Sept. 6, 2017, 10:55 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON
Camera Model: COOLPIX P520
Focal Length: 133.7mm
Shutter Speed: 1/400
Aperture: f5.1
ISO: ISO200
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