Natural World
arrow left arrow right
photo contest slideshow
South Dakota Prairie Landscape
Ring Neck Pheasants in a Winter Corn Field
The Garden Snail is crawling the base of the tree in the back yard.
Swimming to the top
Sunset at Monument Valley
Hot Harley Nights is an annual event that raises money for the Make-A-Wish foundation. This also is a culture celebration for Harley Davidson riders from all walks of life.
Dog Walking at Riverside Gardens Bayswater watch a Black Shouldered Kite hover,dive and capture its prey.
Christmas Eve Downtown Sioux Falls, South Dakota
A collection of images taken on the way to upstate New York with the first snowfall of the season.
Box Car Graffiti
I saw this newlyweds kissing in the middle of the street; I can only assume  they were coming from a photo session or a rehersal but despite the special occasion, people around were going on with thei
Male Eastern Box Turtle (Terrapene carolina carolina)in his habitat in Georgia.
Harvet Sunset
Forgotten Payphone.
Hanbok is traditional Korean clothing which is extending back at least as far as the Three Kingdoms Period (57 B.C.-668 A.D.), as evidenced by wall paintings in tombs dating from this period. My siste
Stormy Night
We would miss them if they were gone...
Small Town Farm
Small Town Night Life
A collection of photos put together in a montage to form the Coliseum.
Sitting Bull
Rural Rainbow
El Dia de Muerte occurs a week after Halloween.  We watched a procession of those honoring those who had died--in all sorts of forms.
9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Male Eastern Box Turtle (Terrapene carolina carolina)in his habitat in Georgia.

Male Eastern Box Turtle (Terrapene carolina carolina)in his habitat in Georgia.

photographer avatar
Palmetto, Georgia, United States of America
Member since 2014
Photo Information
Copyright:
© Valerie Hayes.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2009
Filed Under: Natural World
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Nov. 28, 2011, 6:27 p.m.
Camera Make:
Camera Model: PENTAX K20D
Focal Length: 68mm
Shutter Speed: 1/5
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO400
Report This
SMITHSONIAN.COM COLLECTIONS