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"Upside Down."
Pigs Snuggling
Graffiti on the side of a building in the Plaza Midwood neighborhood of Charlotte, North Carolina. The Charlotte skyline is visible in the background.
Shot from a helicopter above Seattle, this shot features The Space Needle, downtown Seattle and Mount Rainier at sunset.
Self Portrait
This is two male bluebirds fighting over possession of the feeder.
A photo I took and experimented with cross processing and water marking. Note that I spell my name ending in "ie" outside of important things.
Green Tree Frog in my backyard in Hiram, Ga.
Overlooking the Blue Ridge at sunrise
Common Loon dancing on Lake Eden, Vermont.
Statue of Liberty with sun behind torch.
The stunning supercell near Booker, Texas on June 3rd, 2013. The storm had an ominous, spooky feel because of the backlight from the sun, plus the recently harvested cornfield.
Malagasy farmer hosting GPS instrumentation on a scorched boulder resulting from survivalist slash and burn agriculture.
Oyster fishermen tong for oysters on the Mississippi Gulf Goast. Hurricane Katrina and the oil spill devastated the coastline, but oystering is bouncing back.
Pink Sky
"Lifted Up."
The Rock at night.
A Dog Show Event in Phoenix, Arizona. This event is free for everyone to participate and is an annual event. Photograph was taken by: Iwona (Evona) A. Grochowski, my first name is pronounced: Evona. B
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This photograph, taken during the federal government shutdown, says to me "closed." On the Mall in front of the Lincoln Memorial normally there would be hundreds of tourists. In this shot, t
Fall leaf found after a rainstorm around town
Les lumires de Tour Eiffel
A man dances in downtown Charlotte, North Carolina during the Democratic National Convention.
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11th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
The stunning supercell near Booker, Texas on June 3rd, 2013. The storm had an ominous, spooky feel because of the backlight from the sun, plus the recently harvested cornfield.

The stunning supercell near Booker, Texas on June 3rd, 2013. The storm had an ominous, spooky feel because of the backlight from the sun, plus the recently harvested cornfield.

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Chandler, Arizona, United States of America
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© Mike Olbinski.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 06.2013
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Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 25, 2013, 3:32 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Focal Length: 50mm
Shutter Speed: 1/50
ISO: ISO640
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