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Tibetan prayer flags flying over Lake Namtso, Tibet.
Barn Door
Winter at my grandmothers will always be a pastime.
Caption: "Bustling Bazaars"

Note: I was amazed at the energetic beat of the crowd moving through the Grand Bazaar in Istanbul. This is what I remember most, more than the array of spices, clothing
People taking rest at Akividu station. These people work in the prawn farms for which Akividu is famous.
Shadowed photographers on the cliffs of the Atlantic.
Taken while on a trip to Isla Mujeres Mexico
A flight up to the flanks of Mt. McKinley shows the grandeur of the Alaskan mountains.
An old woman in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico is juxtaposed against some seaweed in Monterrico, Guatemala.
Madison in the Sphere
The royal gates at the 'Iolani Palace in Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii.
Amber Firefly
Sleeping white tiger at the Singapore Zoo . . . Nikon D300s, Tamron 18-270mm lens.
Pilot Island Fog Station.  My friend & I took a boat from Ellison Bay, Wisconsin to the abandon Pilot Island.  This very tiny island holds a broken down lighthouse and fog station that is now consider
aspen detail
The Civil War Vet'stands on a pillar downtown youngston,
The 'Iolani Palace in Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii.
Women crossing the street.
"Super Fall On The Bay"
A priest praying to the god.
watching the amazing beauty of saman bay
A gathering of statues in Caen, France.
Byodo-In Temple at the Valley of the Temples in Oahu, Hawaii.
8th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Amber Firefly

In the Czech Republic where I grew up, I only saw fireflies a couple of times, deep in the forest,” Schreiber recalls. “When I came to the United States, I was shocked and thrilled to see the abundance of fireflies and their amazing glow. I was happy to encounter this firefly and photograph its magical bioluminescence.

TAGS: Glow, Insect, Iowa, United States

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Fairfield, Iowa, United States of America
Member since 2014
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Finalist Natural World Winner
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© Radim Schreiber.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 06.2010
Total Views: 571
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 29, 2010, 9:50 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Focal Length: 100mm
Shutter Speed: 1/3
Aperture: f2.8
ISO: ISO3200
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