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Mt. Mawenzi as seen from the top of Mt. Kilimanjaro, Tanzania.
Autumn in windy day
The glaciers at Crater Camp, 18,500 feet up Mt. Kilimanjaro. It's hard to tell scale but the glacier in the foreground is easily more than 50 feet tall. The ice doesn't melt into water--it sublimates
Old couples sitting with dog
The Ash Pit on Mt. Kilimanjaro. Very few people who summit ever see it because it's reachable only by the most difficult Western Breach route. Sulfur is in the air because the volcano is dormant, not
Nun and woman walking in town
A room with a view: Looking at the glacier at Crater Camp, Mt. Kilimanjaro. 18,500 feet.
Peruvian women standing on sidewalk with old man
We're above 16,000 feet on the way up the Western Breach of Mt. Kilimanjaro. The porters and we are taking a break.
Peruvian women waiting outside the bank
Maple seed pods in Autumn
Riding a boat to Paracas national park and wildlife reserve
Maasai tribesmen are usually thought of in robes, but these men work as guides on Kilimanjaro. They are sitting on hassock grass--perfect natural seats.
African palm tree
Riding a boat to Paracas national park and wildlife reserve
Sulphur and Hot Springs in Iceland
walking to Giant's Causeway in Ireland
Guatemalan Boy--We were wandering around the village of Santiago at Lake Atitlan in Guatemala and this boy walked with us in silence for a long time. When we stopped to eat, he let us photograph him.
Guatemalan Boy--We were wandering around the village of Santiago at Lake Atitlan in Guatemala and this boy walked with us in silence for a long time. When we stopped to eat, he let us photograph him.
Guatemalan Boy--We were wandering around the village of Santiago at Lake Atitlan in Guatemala and this boy walked with us in silence for a long time. When we stopped to eat, he let us photograph him.
Snow Geese take flight at Squaw Creek National Wildlife Refuge in northwest Missouri.  During the annual migration, 300,000 or more snow geese gather here.
Snow Geese take flight at Squaw Creek National Wildlife Refuge in northwest Missouri.  During the annual migration, 300,000 or more snow geese gather here.
Snow Geese take flight at Squaw Creek National Wildlife Refuge in northwest Missouri. During the annual migration, 300,000 or more snow geese gather here.
9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Riding a boat to Paracas national park and wildlife reserve

Riding a boat to Paracas national park and wildlife reserve

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© Janwalai Kusuwan.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 04.2011
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Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Jan. 16, 2012, 10:43 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XSi
Focal Length: 32mm
Shutter Speed: 1/2500
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO800
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