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Sunset on the Zambezi River near Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
Just another day at the beach, taking in the beauty.
Driving through the middle of beautiful Montana, and just had to pull over to get this shoot.
What is the line when hope and despair? A mother and child in the chloera ward had been at the hospial in Gros Morne Haiti for a week. She was in that place between the two, just waiting.
Beautiful mountain, taken while driving on I-70 in Colorado.
Facing the Atlantic ocean sunset, the towers seem to stand in awe for the light and moment that triggers the mystic legend of sunken Atlantis. At the base of westernmost tip of continental Europe, the
"Hurry and pull over so I can take a picture of this sunflower"
In a Port au Prince tent camp they had fought hard soccer won. They were the heros, the victors and now took their salute from their honerable opponents.
A day at the beach yielded colorful beauty.
She needed surgery and waited all morning to see if there was room on the schedule for her. The surgeon came out and gave her the news that the she would have her surgery.
Wearing three hats and looking stylish she gave the starnger a seductive glance, smiled and turned away.
Pinnacles left by the erosion of the ocean on the cliffs in Praia da Ursa (beach of the bear) are home for colonies of birds, cormorans and gulls. The relative isaolation of this beach of very difficu
Edurado is a large man with a gentle touch. He had just finished his surgical shift and saw the baby in the children's ward at the hospital in Gros Morne, Haiti. He asked the mother if he could hold h
She sat waiting outside of the hospital to see the surgeon in hope that he could help. From the "Madonna Series"
The Pedra da Ursa (stone of the bear) stands 250ft (75m) high above the beach of the same name, a work of millions of years. The 3ft 'tower' of stones, that took countless years of rolling, will stand
She and her child were at the hospital in Gros Morne Haiti to get their bag of rice an beans
A very seriouse young woman who had little patience with the strange man with the camera waited for her mother at the hospital in Gros Morne Haiti.
Village people going to the ocean for holy bath and religious activity. This is holy journey.
She was sweeping the street outside of her home. He mother called out to her but she kept on sweeping with mad strokes taking out a vengence on the leaves.
He was stealing a few minutes before school studying for his final exams in Gros Morne, Haiti
Shot and goal, the boy dribbled the ball and made the winning goal during a pickup soccer game in a refugee camp in Pot au prince Haiti. From the series "the Magic Hour"
In the school at a  Port au Prince refugee tent camp she worked on her letters. She glaced up for brief second and then went to back to her work.
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Pinnacles left by the erosion of the ocean on the cliffs in Praia da Ursa (beach of the bear) are home for colonies of birds, cormorans and gulls. The relative isaolation of this beach of very difficu

Pinnacles left by the erosion of the ocean on the cliffs in Praia da Ursa (beach of the bear) are home for colonies of birds, cormorans and gulls. The relative isaolation of this beach of very difficult access makes it a sanctuary.

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Carcavelos, Portugal
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© Ricardo Alves da silva.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 02.2011
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Aug. 26, 2012, 11:17 a.m.
Camera Make:
Camera Model: Canon EOS 400D DIGITAL
Focal Length: 18mm
Shutter Speed: 1/640
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO100
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