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I came upon this image while searching through the wreckage of the Plaza Apartments in Joplin, Missouri the week following the tornado.  From a distance, the bright red shoe looked as if it were suspe
This photograph was taken the day after the tornado touched down in Joplin, Missouri.  The crucifix stands on a hillside overlooking the city, and it was one of few structures left standing.
I saw a childs doll resting on a bed of barbed wire just as the sun was setting, two days after the storm.  I came upon it by chance, and for me it captures better than any panorama the mixture of sad
This is what was left of a two-story home at the end of a cul-de-sac in a Joplin, Missouri neighborhood, taken after the tornado touched down.  The spray paint on the home indicates it has been checke
I came upon this image while searching through the wreckage of the Plaza Apartments in Joplin, Missouri the week following the tornado.  From a distance, the bright red shoe looked as if it was suspen
This photograph was taken the day after the tornado touched down in Joplin, Missouri.  It was one of the first sights I witnessed.  The crucifix stands on a hillside overlooking the city.
Evening Light on Uyuni Salt Flat, Bolivia
Many yareta plants in Bolivia are over 3,000 years old. However the plant is becoming threatened because it is dried and used as fuel.
At the end of the day off Hwy. 50 in Nevada clouds and light met.
Foliage, fog, and forest in the mountains of Sapa, Vietnam.
An American Collections landscape
Steam from Mammoth Hot Springs in Yellowstone national Park drifts past the twisted forms of dead trees.
In tune: the forest, sprites, the music--"Of Bodies and Branches," a CU-Boulder dance performance
Before the fall: "Of Bodies and Branches," a CU-Boulder dance performance
A downpour batters the glass & Gambel oaks
Colorado cloudscape--cirrostratus & cumulus: the sky mirrors the sea
Distant storm cell catches the setting sun
Sublimated etching: sublime morning frost on glass
Crocus in my backyard
Cow taking a rest on an alpine meadow above Grindelwald, Switzerland
Road up to Susten Pass in Central Switzerland
Magnolia flower with Yellow Jacket. Taken in my backyard right after the flower opened.
Detail view of 1930 Steam Locomotive
9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Steam from Mammoth Hot Springs in Yellowstone national Park drifts past the twisted forms of dead trees.

Steam from Mammoth Hot Springs in Yellowstone national Park drifts past the twisted forms of dead trees.

TAGS: Nps100, United States, Wyoming, Yellowstone National Park

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Nixa, Missouri, United States of America
Member since 2014
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Photo of the Day: 04.20.12 Editors' Pick Finalist
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© Steven Ross.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2009
Total Views: 555
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Jan. 16, 2012, 2:41 p.m.
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Camera Model: PENTAX K20D
Focal Length: 24mm
Shutter Speed: 1/45
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO100
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