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A caterpillar on a potted flower in my backyard!
Hike on the Beach
Going to class
Kissing Elephants
First Snow Fall
The Full Moon on the 4th of July of 2012. Taken in Raton, NM on Potato Mountain Road.
Cloudy day at Virginia Beach
Lightning at sunset on the beach
Climbing up and up into the Basilica in Quito, crossing here from tower to another.
Inside one of the clock towers in the Basilica in Quito.
A male frigate bird with striking red pouch inflated to attract the ladybirds--though late in the season signaling a late bloomer (or a less than studly contender).
Piles of marine iguanas all around the Galapagos Islands.
The expert hunt of this heron of a baby sea turtle and subsequent escape from the thieving frigate birds.
Connecting with a juvenile red-footed booby on Genovese Island in the Galapagos--an island inhabited mostly by hundreds of thousands of birds.
Girl walking goats in rural Colorado
Little neighborhood dinner still features those 50's spinning stools and good home cooked food.  Had breakfast that day, ummm good.  No one was at the counter while I waited so I took a few snaps of t
The Salar salt desert in Bolivia, hosting a homage for the Matrix
The underside of a waterlily pad on a sunny day. Taken at a city owned pond in a local subdivision.
at a farm near my house
view from my sister's backyard at sunset
Found this off a trail in the woods
camera fujifilm hs20
Bald Eagle mother protecting her young.
10th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Piles of marine iguanas all around the Galapagos Islands.

Piles of marine iguanas all around the Galapagos Islands.

TAGS: Ecuador

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© Monica Bansal.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 06.2012
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Date Uploaded: July 20, 2012, 9:16 p.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D7000
Focal Length: 50mm
Shutter Speed: 1/640
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