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temple fair
Trekking group arrives at Boyun Valley
A family of mushrooms - Olympic National Park
Mom and Baby share a kiss
Learning to Fish
Brown Bear Stare
Grand Tetons
River Mirrors the Sky
That Feather Does Not Stand a Chance
A glacial lake nestled in the sunny mountains of the Golan Hills
The perfect pumpkin!  Now how do I get it home?!
Red Flower
Purple Flower
A Great Grey Heron in a Freezing Lake
A Yellow and Black Bird on a Banana Tree
Beauty in the reflection of a rear-view.
Stages of Flight
Primary Education
Male Steelhead
Fall is coming
Sometimes tradition is not good for health
A female spotted deer
Curious face of a monkey
16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Red Flower

While walking in the botanical gardens, I saw this flower standing by itself. It reminded me of a monk meditating, or a practitioner of yoga. Stretching to the sky, it exists and is peaceful in existing.

TAGS: Flower, Red, Serene, Texas

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Richardson, Texas, United States of America
Member since 2018
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© Adam Stockton.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2018
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Oct. 31, 2018, 4:27 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D850
Focal Length: 200mm
Shutter Speed: 1/250
Aperture: f8
ISO: ISO100
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