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Pure glee at a playground in China.
I was curious about the workings of a restaurant kitchen in China, so I asked if I could photograph the kitchen of my favorite restaurant in Gongming, China.  It was like a disciplined assembly line.
On a trip from Guangzhou, China to Ningbo I was delayed a total of 23 hours (both directions combined).  This image sums up my attitude about air travel.
A homeless man in ChangAn, China.  He walked up to my 85mm lens and I tool a series of "point blank" portraits at f1.8.  Focus was tough to hold at such a shallow depth of field.
Luck of the Irish Rainbows
Sunflower at the Boston Market
An Ireland Road Trip
"The stuff of legend" - An Irishman in Lowry's Irish Pub in Clifden, Ireland
Space Needle in Seattle, WA
Spring in Dublin at St. Patrick's Cathedral & Gardens
Martin Luther King, Jr. Monument - Washington, D.C.
My view from inside a Missouri cave of my son and husband standing just outside of it.
It's me nanna!
Cat aka cashier in a vintage Jewelry store.
Water droplets on the bent grass.
Waiting for the sunshine in the fog.
Pygmy Hedgehog chilling out!
Picture that was able to convey the spirit of the upcoming spring.
The end of a long days drive through snowdonia.
Port Lockroy, Antarctica
Spending the day at the gardens.
Marketplace - Rissani, Morocco
An Adele Penguin jumps from a small berg close to the Danger Islands, Antarctica
10th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
My view from inside a Missouri cave of my son and husband standing just outside of it.

My view from inside a Missouri cave of my son and husband standing just outside of it.

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St Peters, Missouri, United States of America
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© Melissa Kayser.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 03.2012
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: May 6, 2012, 8:47 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS 60D
Focal Length: 55mm
Shutter Speed: 1/250
Aperture: f5
ISO: ISO320
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