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Off season in the business district of Cherokee NC
Surreal sculpture gallery: the South African Cederberg Mountains. 

Travelling through the Cederberg area, few hours from the bustling Cape Town, I was struck by that other-worldly realm: a massive
Sunset over the mountains
My trip to St. Kitts often took me to the beach. One day I saw a man with a bucket and fishing net waiting for a sign. The birds circled over a spot of the water where fish gathered, the fisherman too
There's nothing like a Hawaiian sunset on Kamaole III beach in Kihei (Maui).
Visiting Miami Zoo
On top of Cedar Mountain in the Du Pont Forest NC. A well marked trail system has to innovate on a granite mtn top.
Mother Hummingbird feeding it's baby. NIkon D-300 with 70-210 nikor lens at 210mm.
While taking a conference break I wondered onto Bourbon Street just in time to enjoy street corner vocals.  Their rest break builds the anticipation for their next song.
Sightseeing at the Niagra Falls, Canada side; behind the falls.
A friendly stranger pleading for scraps of lunch.
Ducks swimming on Pandapas Pond
A friendly stranger pleading for scraps of lunch.
After a tour bus picked us up at 3am, this was the sight that welcomed us to Haleakala National Park (Maui, Hawaii) at 9,740 feet just after the sun had risen.
Man of War Jellyfish in Aquarium in Smoky Mountains
Monks at Cao Dai Temple, Vietnam
Avila Beach, California.  Nikon D300 camera with 24-50 nikor lens, tripod, HDR, panograph
During a bon voy age dinner, a guest took some time away from the party to reflect and enjoy the moment. The light rest on her face with such grace the composition of light and her poise asked to be c
Cao Dai Temple - Vietnam
True love
Cliffs overlooking the New River on a clear day
The makings for the perfect corn dog as seen at the Western NC fair.
While watching my niece after school one day I discovered that her most favorite afterschool snack is ice cream. It is amazing how a small bowl of ice cream and a big hug brings tranquility to a home.
8th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Ducks swimming on Pandapas Pond

Ducks swimming on Pandapas Pond

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2010
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 28, 2010, 7:19 p.m.
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Camera Model: KODAK EASYSHARE M340 Digital Camera
Focal Length: 18.8mm
Shutter Speed: 1/79
Aperture: f5.7
ISO: ISO320
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