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Leopard's hideout
A crash of rhino relaxes in the sun after a wallow in the mud.
GIraffe on the savanna at sunset.
A gift of Iris's
Mirror, mirror.  Two young male lion cubs drink from a pool on a warm evening in Africa.
Laughing lion in Kruger National Park, South Africa
I had an opportunity to see multiple pelicans strafe the water.  I was hoping to see some fishing, but not this time.
This was taken in the very nice garden display in the Bellagio in Las Vegas.  I just happened to notice this flower leaning towards the other as if leaning in for a kiss.
These frogs are rare to see, but luckily, the aquarium in Minneapolis had some!
I was caught off guard by this nest I stumbled into in the backyard.  Luckily, it was high enough, and I was not a disturbance to their busy community.
Hawaiian Coot swimming gracefully above a school of Cichlids.
I watched this little hoarder scurrying back and forth between trees, and was eventually able to get him looking right at me.
I was watching a movie by the beach, but stepped away for a minute to capture this busy street.
Admiring the scenic route on US-82 in NM. It's a beautiful drive, especially during sunset.
Climbing in the Cowlitz Chimneys in Mt. Rainier National Park, WA
Road trip back to the Bay Area from Bodega Bay
A mountains in Northern Pakistan. This is a real natural light!
A man lies on a street in Varanasi. Life goes next to him, but he is not interested in anything but his own peace.
Lake Storm
Crystal Pier At Sunset
Ready For A Drive
USS Midway Museum
A baboon perched on a winery roof in silhouette
11th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
I watched this little hoarder scurrying back and forth between trees, and was eventually able to get him looking right at me.

I watched this little hoarder scurrying back and forth between trees, and was eventually able to get him looking right at me.

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Maryland Heights, Missouri, United States of America
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2012
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Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Jan. 4, 2013, 3:36 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS REBEL T1i
Focal Length: 214mm
Shutter Speed: 1/400
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO500
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