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Tampa, Florida sunset.
Sailboat sunset
Sparrow at the beach.
Driving to Merced River.
Fishing in the snow.
A snowy day at Hume Lake, CA.
A snowy day at Hume Lake, California.  Footsteps on the dock.
A hummingbird flying.
Earth here and now
A young musician practicing during traditional Mardi Gras festival in rural Louisiana
Butterfly at rest
The trail beckons
Abandoned truck in an alleyway
Wandering downtown with my son after ice cream
Waiting for my husband's graduation ceremony to begin
Macy's barn and the Midwestern sky.
A fountian in park.
A clothesline and a Midwestern summer sky.
Awkward family photo
Skipping rocks on the water and dreaming of setting sail and seeing the world.
Me sitting atop a retired box car with the cowboy boots and the blue jeans. This was also meant to be a self portrait.
There was NO ZOOM used here. This hawk boldly but altertly allowed me to lay in a prone position and photograph him from just under 2 feet away as he began to pick this squirrel apart.
Sunset near Seattle.
10th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
The trail beckons

The trail beckons

TAGS: Louisiana, United States

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Colfax, Louisiana, United States of America
Member since 2014
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© Melissa Dezendorf.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 05.2011
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Oct. 1, 2012, 8:44 a.m.
Camera Make:
Camera Model: NIKON D3000
Focal Length: 36mm
Shutter Speed: 1/59
Aperture: f5
ISO: ISO200
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