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On the hike down to Pedn Vounder in Cornwall
Chianti and pizza - the perfect combination
Connecticut church framed by golden boughs.
Sibling Rivalry
Playa Forti Curacao Dutch West Indies
Ginger
Sadhus doing prayers to God
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frog and the shadow
Peak Fall in Our Nations Capital
reptilian eye
Brushwork
Traveling the Americas
 Looking for Hyperborea
Family
Stella - Young Musician
Watermelon colors
Travel with ice box in foggy morning
In winter at sunrise
Sunset at a wedding reception
Seagull sitting at fishing boat dock.
The Monument Valley !!!
Bring a Hero Over
16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Brushwork

The burn scars from two major, overlapping wildfires in the Jemez Mountains - the Cerro Grande Fire in 2000 and the Las Conchas Fire in 2011 - serve as nature's canvas, as she paints strokes of colorful aspens, which are now flourishing in this vast area. The fall color here gets noticeably better every year as the aspens spread rapidly and grow in size. It shows how nature recovers and changes from wildfires and how the largest aspen forests are a product of such fires.

TAGS: Aspens, Autumn, New Mexico, Snow, Weather

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Los Alamos, New Mexico, United States of America
Member since 2016
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© Andrew Gordon.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2018
Total Views: 13
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2018, 12:24 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D750
Focal Length: 70mm
Shutter Speed: 1/400
Aperture: f11
ISO: ISO200
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