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A Picador jumps in front of a charging bull during the festival of San Fermin
This barn sits next to interstate 80 in western il.  This barn is a landmark in our county.  Im sure many know they are almost home when they see this barn.
An aged post office wall and its padlock.
boats coming home from a 4th July fireworks on the Charles River
The Washington Monument during the Fourth of July fireworks.
Civilian Army
At my front beach Condo at Coronado Beach in Panama Rep.of Panama early in the morning I capture these tree sea gulls in top of the rising sun.
In early June, the dunes stretch along the shoreline forever, empty and yet so full of life
Venda tribal women resting after touring
The nature of relaxation.
A man and his bible.
Cascading Sunflower
With the Sulphur Mountain in the background and the Spray River nearby, the elk picked a picture perfect place for his morning meal.
Canon 7D f9 1/160 sec
Trapped air bubbles in a water droplet on leaf surface.
These Colombian men work in construction, dig wells up to 40m deep in cities like Medellin, Bogota, Cali, Cartagena. When most of them are black men here a young white man delves into the well.
Pilings covered with green algea
front porch in Iowa, close to Halloween, the Elections, and an Iowa football game
Anhinga enjoying the sun.
Walking around
Chicago skyline
Fishing boats in Luquillo
at the zoo with my brother
Monk burning leaves at Wat Pha That Luang, Vientiane, Laos.
9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Cascading Sunflower

Cascading Sunflower

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Savannah, Georgia, United States of America
Member since 2014
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© Alexander Pirtle.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 06.2011
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2011, 9:43 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon PowerShot G11
Focal Length: 15.7mm
Shutter Speed: 1/640
Aperture: f4
ISO: ISO125
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