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Pillars that were removed from the U.S. Capitol when it was expanded.  They are now located at the National Arboretum.
U.S. Marine paying his personal tribute to his fellow Marines at the Iwo Jima Memorial just before he is deployed to Iraq.  My father, a Marine veteran, spoke with this individual after the photo was
The Fireweed: The fireweed blooms from the bottom up.  Watch out, though! When it blooms at the top, Alaska Native legend states it's 6 weeks until winter!
Skater at Venice Beach, California
Beach Day: Sunning itself, this seal enjoys the sun and breeze of a remote Hawaiian beach.
A snapshot of Don Quixote's windmills in Consegura, Spain.
The Sunflower: Basking in the land of the midnight sun, the sunflower soaks up the rays!
The Hungry Caterpillar: This caterpillar munches on a flower during the short summer of Fairbanks, Alaska.
A Glimpse of the Sun: The sun peeks through snow-covered birch trees in the Interior of Alaska.
Krazy Koda laying on his back
Spring Breakup: The Savage River begins its spring thaw.
Inside of Cactus plant
Balanced Sunset. Sunset at the Garden of the Gods park, Balanced Rock.
America the Beautiful. Tourist standing at the top of Pikes Peak Summit looking at the vast landscape.
Doors of Hope - Vernazza, in Italy's Cinque Terre suffered severe flooding last October.  In January, 50 local artists were invited to paint the doors of the boarded up shops during renovation bringin
Miss Michigan Pre-Teen Contestant Samantha's photo for her pictoral submission
My son in action first time out with the boggie board.
A view from the top of the natural-wonder and beautiful Cliffs of Moher looking out towards the Atlantic Ocean
Sunrise
Neah Bay, Washington
Dancing in the wind
California Summer Days.
Reading is believing and believing is faith.
10th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Inside of Cactus plant

Inside of Cactus plant

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 03.2012
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: July 26, 2012, 5:01 p.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D40
Focal Length: 55mm
Shutter Speed: 1/80
Aperture: f8
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