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The Black Widow on its web.
The Praying Mantis stalks its prey at night. Not just found in its natural environment. The Praying Mantis is also seen in neighborhoods such as the case in Bakersfield, California.
The Praying Mantis stalks its prey at night. Not just found in its natural environment. The Praying Mantis is also seen in neighborhoods such as the case in Bakersfield, California.
"Sunshine in my Soul"
lotus were blooming in the pond after a heavy pour on previous night
Hiking through the a National Park in the Pyrenees mountains I came across one of the most beautiful pyrenean flowers, the chardon bleu, that grows in the Pyrenees.  A bee sits atop it.
How we praise...
Burger Eating Contest
M.L. King March 2011 in San Antonio, Texas
Early morning sunrise in San Francisco prior to my flight.
Texas State Representative: Ruth Jones-McClendon
The colorful taste of nectar. Nature at it's tireless work right in the Hershey Park's parking lot.
Masons in the M.L. King March of 2011
A moment before Easter Morning service...
A moment at the march...
Church on any given Sunday...
Texas State Representative: Ruth Jones-McClendon
playing water polo after sunset at Bagan Lalang Malaysia
M L King March 2011
Black Praise in the U.S.
Presence...
Solitude
Gretna Green Race, Lefty Converse memorial Horse Show
9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
The colorful taste of nectar. Nature at it's tireless work right in the Hershey Park's parking lot.

The colorful taste of nectar. Nature at it's tireless work right in the Hershey Park's parking lot.

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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of America
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2011
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Sept. 6, 2011, 1:17 a.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS REBEL T3i
Focal Length: 55mm
Shutter Speed: 1/100
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO200
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