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Strolling through the ruins in Ephesus, Turkey
Wide-eyed dragonfly.
Linn Run State Park, PA. The rushing water of this river is fed by a mountain spring. Over time, it helped carve these natural steps out of the massive rocks that make up the river-bed.
At the base of Buttermilk Falls, outside of Blairsville, PA. Mr. Rogers, from Mr. Roger's Neighborhood, spent a good portion of his childhood here. The remnants of his grandparent's home are just up t
Riding a gondola to the top of the island of Marmaris, Turkey
The new flowers my Mom and I planted.
Walking along a ledge at my resort in Bonaire
Golden Twins
Strolling through a local park and admiring the wildflowers
A description of my relationship with my horse
Our car is parked under a tree and has to be cleaned off before we get in. What we thought was a leaf was a bug!
Mommy Robin was not at all happy that I was taking photos of her babies!
Newborn robins in tree by entrance
Wings
Mr. Balls
Three generations of awesome toes!
A quiet moment with my hand in the mane of my mother's mare Tutti Dulce.
Fern
Waiting for the coffee to perk at Mt Mitchell State Park.
Reflecting on the Global War on Terror
Touch is a powerful communication tool between horse and human.
A composite image of my horse.
One of the reasons I love horses is because they embody grace, and even the simple everyday motions of swatting a fly can reveal their grace and beauty.
9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Mommy Robin was not at all happy that I was taking photos of her babies!

Mommy Robin was not at all happy that I was taking photos of her babies!

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Woodridge, Illinois, United States of America
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© Joyce Truby.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 05.2011
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: July 24, 2011, 2:53 p.m.
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Camera Model: COOLPIX P100
Focal Length: 67.2mm
Shutter Speed: 1/59
Aperture: f5
ISO: ISO200
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