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On a cold walk in Eching, Germany, I came across this cigarette machine (right) on a wall right next to a gum machine. Very odd, I thought.
Taken at Tucson's Reid Park Zoo, this bird seemed to pose for me.
pidgeon
The Bee and the Basil.  I froze this bee at 1/8000th of a second with a flash.
fishing off the pier
Osprey in flight with fish
I took this outside of Garmische, Germany.  The fog was rolling in, blanketing the surrounding hills.  The shot from underneath was very dramatic.
Osprey and Baby at Thompson's Beach New Jersey
bowl of apples
Taken outside of Sacramento, California. Just as the sun peeked over the hills, it lit up the hillside, making it look like a painting.
lonesome tree
Earth at 124,000 Feet. Taken on my homemade spacecraft Pacific Star II.
Taken in Eching, Germany, as I was walking by a quaint little German delicatessen.
storm over bryce canyon
on the edge
On a cliff above the Grand Canyon basin
Taken in Garmische, Germany.  This tunnel led to a beautiful lake that attracts many visitors, as well as artists.
OLD MARE
Mustang at Madera Air Show 2010
Taken in the outlying areas of downtown Tucson, Arizona
Taken while on a hike in Arizona's Sonoran Desert.
Taken near the downtown district of Tucson, Arizona where many buildings have been abandoned.
Bavarian Solace: Taken just outside of Garmische, Germany, on the way to Zugspitze, Germany's highest peak.
8th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Earth at 124,000 Feet. Taken on my homemade spacecraft Pacific Star II.

Earth at 124,000 Feet. Taken on my homemade spacecraft Pacific Star II.

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Date Taken: 06.2010
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Date Uploaded: June 25, 2010, 2:29 p.m.
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