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Sun setting on a snowy desert mountain (Whipple Observatory)
"Lookout" Linville Falls has many lookouts that makes you feel like your on top of the world. This is one of the great rock forms that you can climb to to lookout.
The sunset at the park after a day of sports
Blooming myrtle
Giraffes in Uganda, Africa
Downtown Chicago
A grain farm outside of Harrisonburg, Virginia in its aged glory.
Fall in America
Walking thru the streets of Rome Italy
Forstress ruins in Fort Santiago, Manila Philippines
Clearing Storm:  I was hoping to capture "something different" of the oft photographed Yosemite Falls, and a clearing snowstorm fortuitously provided the opportunity.  Yosemite is magnificent at any t
I had been watching this "shroom" growing out of the side of a tree in my backyard; but I hadn't expected to see it smoking. The "growth" continued smoking long enough for me to fire off a few shots b
Male lion resting after feasting, in Chobe, Botswana, Africa
Giving thanks for a plentiful bounty.
This Hibiscus was standing during the warm month in my backyard and I was very much intrigued by the stigma of this plant.
Temple viewed through a fisheye lens
This was information in the room in DC where President Lincoln died.
Lenny, a farmer born and raised in Gardiner, NY looks out onto the farm land his family has owned for almost 100 years.
Touring the Burj al Arab Hotel in Dubai.
The Mizpah Hotel
Heart of the sky
Morning walk at Mendon Ponds Park, Mendon NY.
Frozen.  I liked how the reflection of the blue sky highlighted the trapped air bubbles and grasses frozen in Yosemite's Mirror Lake.
10th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
I had been watching this "shroom" growing out of the side of a tree in my backyard; but I hadn't expected to see it smoking. The "growth" continued smoking long enough for me to fire off a few shots b

I had been watching this "shroom" growing out of the side of a tree in my backyard; but I hadn't expected to see it smoking. The "growth" continued smoking long enough for me to fire off a few shots before it extinguished itself.

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Indianapolis, Indiana, United States of America
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© Linda Hoopes.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2011
Total Views: 27
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 29, 2012, 7:04 p.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D300
Focal Length: 250mm
Shutter Speed: 1/160
Aperture: f6.3
ISO: ISO400
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