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Dawn breaks behind Mount Rainier on a misty autumn morning.
What's a trip to a city without visiting the Hard Rock Cafe.  Philadelphia's city hall in background.
My husband walking across fresh snow on a trip across the pasture.
Early morning enshrouds a tree-clad ridge above Commencement Bay, making it appear to be a mystical island rising from the mist.
My friend and artist, Bill, freehand drawing to help illustrate a song he had written.
On the closing day of the Western Washington Fair -- also known as The Puyallup -- an acrobat performs high above the crowd.
A snowy day in Newport News Park, VA.  I don't think anyone is boating today.
My Father ice fishing.  He was on hospice and I was able to take him out for this trip about 6 weeks prior to his death.
"The Smiling Veteran".  (From a distance he looked so downtrodden, sitting on the pavement, head bowed, smoking the filter of his cigarette.  I was going for a real Dorothea Page-esque shot.  Then he
In the final hour of a late summer afternoon, a red-leaf maple is among the first to signal the imminence of autumn.
Silence in Vonitsa, Greece
In the final hour of daylight on a clear autumn day, migrating Canada Geese commence begin final approach for an overnight sojourn at  Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge.
Walking through the woods in Rhode Island
Watching a bird show at the Hogle Zoo in Salt Lake City, Utah
Peace sign in cobblestone and pebble on the grounds of St. Mark's Church in-the-Bowery, New York's oldest site of continuous religious practice.
131 East 10th Street
East Village, NYC
Spring leaves in Finland
Central Park in November
Watching a bird show at the Hogle Zoo in Salt Lake City, Utah
Mount St. Helens - The View from the Visitors Center
Baby elephants playing at the elephant orphanage in Kenya.
Standing infront of the Duomo, Milan Italy.
Walking through Utah's Hogle Zoo in Salt Lake City, Utah
I was walking on a hiking trail in a park near Ithaca NY when i stumble dupon thi s beautifull Butterfly just hangin'] out. I managed to squeeze the shutter a fraction of a second before he flew off!
9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
In the final hour of daylight on a clear autumn day, migrating Canada Geese commence begin final approach for an overnight sojourn at Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge.

In the final hour of daylight on a clear autumn day, migrating Canada Geese commence begin final approach for an overnight sojourn at Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge.

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Yelm, Washington, United States of America
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© Sean Griffin.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2011
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 14, 2011, 12:39 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS 20D
Focal Length: 300mm
Shutter Speed: 1/500
Aperture: f8
ISO: ISO100
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