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A pelican and two seagulls enjoying the fresh ocean air in Destin.
Mount Snowfall.
Two seagulls appeared very downcast after spending time together on this boat piling.
Seagulls live on the Sea because if they lived in the bay they would be Baygulls.
A hiking path in southern California.
Bridge over the East end of the Lake of the Clouds in the Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park, in Upper Michigan.
Abandoned Oil Well.
Trashed spool of wire.
Part of a abandoned oil rig.
I got a point!
Boat ride on the South River in Riva MD as the sun was setting!!! Enjoying a class of wine and a beautiful view!
This Great Blue Heron was perched on the top of a boat in Destin, FL.  He's been hooked and has a lure attached to a fishing line stuck to his neck.
An old shack used once for ranching.
A close up of a flower.
A Pacific Ocean Beach.
A sea lion warming up in California.
Sun bursting through the trees at a babbling brook in early spring.
Mirrored evening sky just after sunset on the lagoon.
A beautiful spider web in the morning fog
The fog and dew bring out the phantom spiders
Taken on a trip to my hometown in Mexico,in 2011. Kid in the picture is unknown,never knew his name.I saw him with two other kids looking quite bored playing with the chicken by a dirt road in a very
Kalk Bay is renowned for its fishing of the native snoek and other fish.  Here, one of the workers and her adept fingers make quick work of the catch of the day.
While interning at a South African national park, I had a close encounter with a bull elephant with such warm eyes.  The rich texture of his wrinkled skin underscored his aura of ancient wisdom.
10th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
This Great Blue Heron was perched on the top of a boat in Destin, FL. He's been hooked and has a lure attached to a fishing line stuck to his neck.

This Great Blue Heron was perched on the top of a boat in Destin, FL. He's been hooked and has a lure attached to a fishing line stuck to his neck.

TAGS: Florida, United States

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© Christine Cuendet.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 03.2012
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Aug. 16, 2012, 10:24 a.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D5100
Focal Length: 170mm
Shutter Speed: 1/1000
Aperture: f8
ISO: ISO200
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PHOTO LOCATION Destin, Florida, United States of America