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A lonely duck at sunrise - Jefferson Memorial at peak for the blossoms!
Horse and trainer in the round pen.
Christmas bowling.
Buildings in color
One Sunday morning, a blanket of fog appeared over the Illinois River and swallowed the city of Peoria. The bridge leading into the city seemed to disappear over the water, making one wonder what lay
An out at 3rd base!
A Flower sees a Flower sees a Flower cease...
The interior of the American car that epitomized an era, the Chevrolet Bel-Air.
Riding Arabian horses on the beach with two young foals tagging along.
Snow-capped San Luis Mountains
The Silver Man - Sunday Afternoon in Central Park.
The startling blue of the insect's wings were unlike anything I've ever seen. They made the bug a little prettier, and a lot less frightening.
The Silver Man - Sunday Afternoon in Central Park.
Gopher eating some bark.
Check in at the Route 66 Motel at Barstow, California.
A lounge on the beach waiting for the sunset.
Young explorers take in the wetlands at Emiquon Wildlife Refuge in Lewistown, Illinois.
Setting the horse at liberty in the round pen.
Sun over sand dunes
Hi this photo was taken with my Nikon D-90 on a sloooooow shutter speed. It was not altered digitally. I have a model release.
Mark
Check in at the Route 66 Motel in Barstow Calif.
Snake River Canyon
These mushrooms were growing halfway up the trunk of a dead tree. There had been frost earlier in the week, so they had begun to wilt. The day after the picture was taken, they were gone.
11th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
The startling blue of the insect's wings were unlike anything I've ever seen. They made the bug a little prettier, and a lot less frightening.

The startling blue of the insect's wings were unlike anything I've ever seen. They made the bug a little prettier, and a lot less frightening.

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Peoria, Illinois, United States of America
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© Ginger Adams.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2013
Total Views: 12
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 26, 2013, 6:25 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS REBEL T1i
Focal Length: 60mm
Shutter Speed: 1/400
Aperture: f2.8
ISO: ISO400
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