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Sunset at the bay
New Zealand Kiwis exploring the beautiful and exotic shores of Kauai.
This moment captured my imagination with so many textures and colors, and life - the barred window, the brilliant sunset sky, the little spider in the corner, the pink paint and reflection on the wind
Capturing fine ice crystals left behind from ice fog at our home in Illinois on a cold February morning.
Lily pads at the lake in the bird sanctuary on Dauphin Island. Hand-held Nikon D90, using a Sigma 150-500mm lens at 150mm, 1/800th at f/8.0, RAW image ISO 400.
View from my terrace of the setting moon at sunrise
Winter sunset view from our terrace in New York City
Doe in the Fog - Taken in Cades Cove, Tenn.  Hand held Nikon D90, using a Nikkor 70-300mm VR at 300mm, 1/400th sec at f/5.6, RAW Image at ISO-800.
My mother's flowers
yellow jacket feeding on the pussy willows in our yard
Mount St. Sepulchre Franciscan Monastery in Washington, D.C.
After sneaking up on me while I was waiting for a wave to surf, this Hawaiian monk seal decided it was the perfect time for a midday nap.
Evening at the beach
My Dad with Cuban Lady
Early morning on Staten Island
A Cattle Egret with her young who appears to be asking Mom about those big eyes that we're pointing at them. Hand held Nikon D90, 1/1000th at f/8.0, using a Sigma 150-500mm at 500mm, RAW Image at ISO
View from my terrace of the annual 9/11 Tribute in Light
8th Floor view in Havana, Cuba
Leaf floating on the Red Cedar River.
American and Ohio flag flying in the wind
Foggy Oak - This photo was taken very early in the morning while I was tracking a young deer in Cades Cove in the Great Smoky Mountains. Hand-held Nikon E5700, 1/60th, f/3.5, 22mm lens, ISO 100.
Leaf on the Red Cedar River
Splash
9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
After sneaking up on me while I was waiting for a wave to surf, this Hawaiian monk seal decided it was the perfect time for a midday nap.

After sneaking up on me while I was waiting for a wave to surf, this Hawaiian monk seal decided it was the perfect time for a midday nap.

TAGS: Hawaii, United States

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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of America
Member since 2014
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© Madison Kosma.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 04.2011
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 27, 2011, 4:37 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon PowerShot G11
Focal Length: 6.1mm
Shutter Speed: 1/1000
Aperture: f4
ISO: ISO125
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