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Ocean in Peru
sad monkey
I’m Not Evil
From The Bluffs
Scarlet Tanager (female) in dogwood tree.
Piña Piña
Fall colors of New Hampshire!
Making the Leap
Sand & Beach
ZeZe the Zebra
Croci
Solitude
Two brown bushes
A Red-Eyed Tree Frog in the Rainforst of Costa Rica
A portrat of cancer
The Wheel
Incoming Pink Clouds
Beauty in Cancer
Simple Life on a Simple Day
Down the Mountain We Go
Nature is your best friend
Giant Clam in a Bed of Coral
The Great Piha Rock
17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Solitude

I spent the months aboard a Coast Guard cutter in the Pacific, and felt a profound sense of solitude. After coming home, I traveled to Alaska and was surprised to find the same sense of peaceful solitude in being so small a thing in such a frighteningly large world.

TAGS: Alaska, Death, Somber, Tree

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Seattle, Washington, United States of America
Member since 2019
Photo Information
Copyright:
© Edward Mewborn.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2019
Filed Under: Natural World
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Oct. 18, 2019, 8:36 p.m.
Camera Make: SONY
Camera Model: ILCE-7M2
Focal Length: 52mm
Shutter Speed: 1/200
Aperture: f8
ISO: ISO100
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PHOTO LOCATION Girdwood, Alaska, United States of America