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In Lima, Peru near the Plaza de Armas.
I used a Canon Eos Rebel XTi digital camera.
The Liberty Bell and Independence Hall await a visit.
Dusk falls on Chicago's landmark Wrigley Building
A couple crossing the street on a snowy day.  Just finished eating at the Continental diner.
Driving around the city of Philadelphia you can just catch a glimpse of City hall peeking through the city's tall buildings.
Looking at boathouse row off the cold, winter banks of the Schuylkill river.
RailRoad Revival Music Tour
Winter in Philadelphia.  A view from above Rittenhouse Park.
Sculling along the Schuylkill river, Philadelphia, PA
The Liberty rings loud in Philadelphia
Princess Googy goes shopping
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Lion at the Pittsburgh Zoo
Little Chicken, Chicken Little
Vacation trip to Busch Gardens
I am King, hear me roar!
Sunrise, webbing, dew and field grass meet for one magical moment early on an August morning.
Scenes like this are one reason people flock to Maine for vacations and getaways.  When he first visited Maine from Southern California, my father was amazed that it wasn't "all built up".
A fence decorated with tiles dedicated to those in the service or who gave up their lives on 9/11.
This is a seasonal "camp", visited on weekends and holidays by a family in a camper.  When I paddle by this spot, the flag always brings a smile to my face.
If you look one direction, you see the faces of America.  If you look in the other direction, you see the American flag.
A winter scene by the lake
My mother, at 90 years of age, is the Putt-Putt Queen in our family.  She beat us all easily on a very warm Southern California afternoon in July. She takes her golf seriously!
9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
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Fall River, Massachusetts, United States of America
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© luis rivas-cartagena.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2011
Filed Under: Natural World
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Aug. 9, 2011, 8:48 p.m.
Camera Make: SONY
Camera Model: DSLR-A300
Focal Length: 300mm
Shutter Speed: 1/500
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO320
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