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Gorgeous flower in Botanische Tuinen in Utrecht. Taken with iPhone 6 with macro lens.
Young girl captivated by two dolphins playing in tank
3 legged sea turtle at National aquarium
Silhouette of a lone kayaker on the Potomac river at sunset
My daughter Madelyn in awe of the National Museum of Art
NYPD Mounted Unit cops in Coney Island, Brooklyn NY
Washington monument at sunset from dinner cruise on the Potomac River
An old building in Washington DC at dusk with street lamps lit up
A beautiful sunset from a cruise ship on the Potomac river
Young girl reading an excerpt from the WWII Memorial
Skyline from Spirit of Washington dinner cruise
Ibex Mountain Goat seen while touring the Negev Desert in Israel
It all leads to the  Palace of Justice
Ocean sunset.
Cape Flattery sea caves
Clouds rolling up the Oregon Coast.
Washed up bottle at Dead Horse Bay, Brooklyn NY
North Window Arch, Arches National Park.
Two Medicine Lake, Glacier National Park.
Spring Point Ledge Lighthouse Perpective
Geology of Mount Desert Island
Wedding Gift for Our 'Ivory'
Natures wonder
14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Ibex Mountain Goat seen while touring the Negev Desert in Israel

The ibex is a kind of wild goat whose biblical Hebrew name is the ya'el. They are commonly seen around springs in the Negev and Judean deserts, where they casually walk along the edges of high cliffs and munch on desert foliage. Israel is home to the largest ibex herds in the world, making it probably the easiest place to see these creatures in the wild, and as such the National Parks Authority has chosen an impressively horned male ibex as their official symbol.

TAGS: Desert, Israel, Travel

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© Chaya Shuchat.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2015
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Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Aug. 29, 2016, 1:21 a.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS REBEL T3
Focal Length: 110mm
Shutter Speed: 1/500
Aperture: f8
ISO: ISO100
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PHOTO LOCATION Southern Israel Desert, Israel