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pigeons taking off for a round around Albert Hall
in search of water
Trail through the mountains
Visiting another world...a closeup of inside a flower in Bordeaux, France.
Carnival Ride at night
Lonely flower beside the dirt road
This is a photo of a small mountain on the "Parque Urbano do Marmeleiro"
A squirrel unperturbed eats in a park.
Being stranded in the Memphis airport for 12 hours left a lot of time to look around. I found a sign of the times. I dont remember the last time I used a pay phone.
Visiting up close the busy life of a bee.
western cowboys tools of the trade
Great egret stretching it wings.
After the saw.
Saying goodbye to our mother at the Alzheimer's unit.
Carnaval on the streets of Minas Gerais
Waiting for a very long time, in a very still position to catch the macro closeup of this bee, and happened to be lucky enough to photograph its wings in movement!
Wildflowers and grasses on Mingus Mountain at evening time.
Fairyland!
Estonia's city of Tallinn is wooing visitors by reviving the national heritage. A local shop owner, prepared for the just-opened traditional Christmas fair is posing in downtown Tallinn.
A Local Watering Hole
In one hot day , strolling around with my camera...
Boating on the Chesapeake Bay over Labor Day weekend.  We like to call it laborless day!
July beetle on yellow flower
10th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Great egret stretching it wings.

Great egret stretching it wings.

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© Peter Kirkland.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2012
Total Views: 13
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2012, 5:58 a.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D90
Focal Length: 300mm
Shutter Speed: 1/2000
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO250
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