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Twins
Rolling by the river
Young Malagasy boys displaying their agility at sunset.
Sunrise, hiking down into Canyon de Chelly, AZ
Cold winter morning on the pond with yellow willow tree.
Motorcyclists with passenger drives along colorful street in Rocinha, the largest favela in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Blowing fire
Sun Sets on the African Coast.
Life in the slow lane
Top of the World
Barred owl closeup in my woodduck box.
Swan parents and nine goslings eating along the shore.
Searching for the architecture of Mary Jane Colter, in the Grand Canyon.  The Watchtower
Killer
While on wondersome Baobab Alley, Madagascar, the contrast between the youth of the children and the old age of those gigantic trees instantly appealed to me. I waited for a Jeep to pass, giving the m
Mallard ducklings talking to each other.
Low tide during an early morning walk on the beach in Lincoln City, OR.
My neighbor rarely travels for fun but I talked her into it. Her clowning around made the weekend getaway more fun. This photo is now one of my favorite memories. We hiked every single path around Lak
Caterpillar Beauty
Carla in quiet thought.
Dolphins playing in Charlotte Harbor.
End of the day, East side of the Grand Canyon
9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Barred owl closeup in my woodduck box.

Barred owl closeup in my woodduck box.

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Seaford, Delaware, United States of America
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© Ernie Messick.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 11.2011
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 27, 2011, 3:26 p.m.
Camera Make:
Camera Model: Canon EOS 40D
Focal Length: 300mm
Shutter Speed: 1/59
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO400
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