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Swan on a calm blue lake
The simple beauty of nature
A Graceful and Elegant Cat
Dabbling in a new effect
Kauai is an sensory overload of beauty. One gets lost in the plethora of colors that the island spams your mind with. I took this shot in black and white to emphasis the textures and geometries of the
I've NEVER seen a Heron do THIS!
Crawling around the grass at the park, then he stopped to look up at his brother.
We sail often here in Southern California.  These wonderful creatures put on quite a show for us.  They were exuberant.
Bird at the Key West Butterfly Conservatory superimposed over a Miami sunrise.
Best Trailor Trash Food in Town
Local food wagon in downtown Austin, Texas
I loved the contrast between the beater trailor and the skyscraper in the background.
On a kayaking trip in late July '11 with my father and my best friend, we ended up in a sudden thunderstorm.  After spotting a patch of cypress trees we decided to stop and let the storm pass, here my
Butterfly at the musuem
We sail year round in Southern California!
Trading Paradises

While vacationing on the beautiful island Kauai, Hawaii... I was struck by the fact that death exists everywhere, even in paradise. These graves were very old from the 1860's and
Into the Ring of Fire
Candid shot of fire twirler- Halloween night 2010 at the Zombie Ball in Austin Texas
Chairman of the Boardwalk
Candid shot on 6th Street in Austin Texas
The Fifth Beatle
Candid shot of a homeless street musician in a London England tunnel.
July 4th, 2011  Celebrating a move towards EQUALITY
Spending time with my granddaughter. Took her picture through the car window and I love how my reflection is next to her.
July 4th, 2011.  Fireworks for EQUALITY
My fianc Lisa and I riding through the Smokey Mountains on our motorcycle
And she's climbing a stairway to heaven...
10 week old Maltese, Bailey
9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Butterfly at the musuem

Butterfly at the musuem

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Shelbyville, Tennessee, United States of America
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© maria garcia.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2010
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Sept. 4, 2011, 7:29 p.m.
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Camera Model: KODAK EASYSHARE Z710 ZOOM DIGITAL CAMERA
Focal Length: 28mm
Shutter Speed: 1/250
Aperture: f4.5
ISO: ISO64
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