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Begijnhof in Brugge, Belgium
Pala Duro Canyon in Texas was one of the wonderful places on my retirement trip dubbed "the Great Escape"  The flat land around the canyon hid the beauty until driving down into this enchanting place
A bee with legs full of pollen traveling to a grouping of flowers that from a distance look just like a husked cob of corn.
The National Bird of Botswana
"DJ Rasputin"
Taken when walking to catch a cable car
Cousins
Poor slave children doing the endless laundry
"City Hall Dome"
Taken after leaving the Asian Art Museum
Hiking in Hanging Rock Park, NC
In my garden.
A late summer day down by the pond.
Layers of the endless landscape, awash in the blue of the morning sky, are revealed through the mist at dawn as seen from above the treetops in Auroville, India.
My dog.
"Mosquito Crche"
Taken in Dodge Park, I love the trees amidst the water as, I'm sure, do the mosquitoes looking for places to breed.
A praying mantis cheesing for the camera.
"Mid-West Cloudbank"
Taken from my window seat halfway through a flight to San Francisco.
A young girl waits on the back of her mother's bicycle at a market near Auroville, India.
"Leaf Filter"
Taken at Dodge Park I liked how the branches and leaves acted like a natural Chiaroscuro.
"Just Before Leaving Birmingham"
Taken because I was surprised to see Butterflies so late in the year as I was heading to my car.
SEAL Strong 36-Hour Challenge Class 311; 'hellweek-like' experience for those who want to see if they have what it takes to become a Navy SEAL. One of the instructors dropped a smoke grenade as the su
Holding a small piece of life
"Caution! Pretty Blooms"
Taken at Golden Gate Park
"Blue Macaw"
Taken at the California Academy of Sciences' Amazon Rain Forest exhibit.
9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Layers of the endless landscape, awash in the blue of the morning sky, are revealed through the mist at dawn as seen from above the treetops in Auroville, India.

Layers of the endless landscape, awash in the blue of the morning sky, are revealed through the mist at dawn as seen from above the treetops in Auroville, India.

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Davenport, Iowa, United States of America
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© Paul Kakert.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 02.2009
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 4, 2011, 8:21 a.m.
Camera Make: SONY
Camera Model: DSC-H3
Focal Length: 6.3mm
Shutter Speed: 1/4
Aperture: f3.5
ISO: ISO125
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