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Altered goldfinch in garden
Penguins' Hot Tub (Gentoo Penguins' pool created by Nature in Antarctica)
Up close encounter with a Mule Deer
Bug on a mission.  Even the Rainforest color coordinates.
Religious history in the Hagia Sophia
Shark finning is one of the most destructive activities happening in our oceans today.  I documented finning in India for Shark Savers as part of a white paper.  Fins are drying at this fisherperson's
Sun lighting the trail while i was hiking in the cummingham falls state park.
View of the Pacific Ocean off of Highway 1 in Central California.
Found this spider between my fence and garage.
A bee sits looking at its reflection
calm mountain pool and trees
A western burrowing owl overwintering on the Farallon Islands. This bird has a leg band to help track the individual owls coming to the island.
A friend photographing the skyscrapper at night
At the Beach on a Sunny day.
Spotting a Moth hiding in the shade on my car's tire
Altered comic swallowtail on zinnia
View of Jenny Lake from Inspiration Point, Grand Teton National Park
Greek man surveying the Parthenon
The family pets chase down a tennis ball thrown by my sister.
Matching insect and heliconia fower in the Costa Rican Rainforest.  Camouflage or coincidence?
A quiet evening at Mozart Cafe, a student reads her book in her lost in her own privacy
calm mountain pool and trees
An amber teardrop dripping from an almond tree.
9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
A western burrowing owl overwintering on the Farallon Islands. This bird has a leg band to help track the individual owls coming to the island.

A western burrowing owl overwintering on the Farallon Islands. This bird has a leg band to help track the individual owls coming to the island.

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© Sara Chandler.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2010
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Dec. 1, 2011, 9:59 a.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS 40D
Focal Length: 420mm
Shutter Speed: 1/50
Aperture: f10
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