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Calling God
street scene of taxi in Korçë Albania
The Gullaksen children at home in Hattarvik, on the remote Faroese island of Fugloy.
The Wrinkled Old Man with his Cigarette
The Belly
rhododendron-like bloom the color of a sea coral
Night of Chicago
Flowing land
Prayer at the Wailing Wall
Streets of Amsterdam
Stickbug in the Amazon
Fight for Heavens
perching indigo
Leather refuse dumps on the roadside
Cape Buffalo Tanzania
Susan B. Anthony Gravesite
House in ruins
Childs Play
Stargazing from the coastal road
The Aftersmash
Pumped
Come in to my parlour
15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Stickbug in the Amazon

There are many creatures in the Amazon, and this stick bug was one of them. If agitated, it can spray out a chemical, which leaves a permanent mark on the skin and can blind you if you get it in your eyes.

TAGS: Amazon, Danger, Ecuador, Nature

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Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States of America
Member since 2017
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© Kristina Estrada.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 05.2017
Total Views: 51
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2017, 12:32 p.m.
Camera Make: SONY
Camera Model: ILCE-6000
Focal Length: 16mm
Shutter Speed: 1/160
Aperture: f4
ISO: ISO400
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