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Everyday routine on one good morning
The World Through Erika's Eyes
I was on a cruise into Glacier Bay Alaska with my wife and in-laws!! As we were leaving, this was the biggest calve I saw come off of Margerie Glacier. Not to say the other calvings were not spectacul
Wood Pecker in flight at the backyard birdfeeder.
Leaders take the first step forward.
Chess piece symbol.
Camera Model: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XS
Flower garden
Pink flowers in San Antonio, Texas. 
Camera Model: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XS
The Crowder Park lake monster of Trenton, Missouri.
Picking flower in Castro Valley.
Climbing a night time mountian ridge..
sun rise in san diego monutains
Amazing Jellyfish
capturing the simplicity of natures beauty
not the easiest creature to photograph
While working a Slum Ministry trip, in Hydrabad, India, an older man was curious with what the young children doing. He moved near the group with curiosity. After I took his photograph, he uncovered h
Beautiful Woman
Sunset Camel Safari in India's Thar Desert
50 yards out on frozen Lake Chautauqua, New York...a cold frosty morning looking at the light house thinking of spring.
Two rare phenomena in the same shot: A "sun dog," or a rainbow halo around the sun, and "diamond dust," which can be seen when powdery snow is kicked up on a windy, but sunny, day.
Nature's stained glass windows are buried at the West Antarctica Ice Sheet Divide. Here, a thin section of ice pulled up by ice-core researchers is placed behind polarizing filters, revealing the orie
Seasonal layers in a snow pit at an Antarctic ice-coring field camp, backlit by the sun. The dim layers at the top is last winter's snow, and the bright middle layer is last summer. Paleoclimatologist
Driving to work every day I passed this church. It was demolished just weeks after I took these pictures.
A Single Crocus
8th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Amazing Jellyfish

Amazing Jellyfish

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Norcross, Georgia, United States of America
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Photo of the Day: 12.03.11
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© Alyona Burchette.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2009
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Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: March 8, 2010, 7:48 p.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D90
Focal Length: 32mm
Shutter Speed: 1/40
Aperture: f4.2
ISO: ISO1000
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