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A young Japanese bride on her wedding day
Young monks look at a photo of themselves.
"Fall" in Ohio Amish Country
Best Friends hanging out together on a camping trip.
Revolutionary War Re-inactors
An egret rests on a wire.
Lighthouse in Boothbay, Maine
Stingray Corvette 1965
The mountains peek out of the clouds in Soraksan National Park, Korea.
Ready for Battle; Sturbridge Mass
The annual Harvest Fair on Bainbridge Island.
Thousands of migrating swifts spiral down into a disused chimney to roost.
Which Way? Signpost in Maine
A monkey sits in a cherry blossom tree.
An old woman walks through the autum colors in Japan.
Taj Mahal Tiles, Agra India
Portland Head Lighthouse in Portland Maine.  "The calm before a storm"
Boy staring off at  baseball game.
Mumbai Laundry Ghats India
A golden leaf hangs traped by a strand of spider's web.
Cowboy statue at Denver
Through the Window, Fort Knox, Maine
Inside the caves of Halong Bay
7th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Thousands of migrating swifts spiral down into a disused chimney to roost.

Thousands of migrating swifts spiral down into a disused chimney to roost.

TAGS: Chimney, Migration, Oregon, United States

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Oregon City, Oregon, United States of America
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© Jos Vaught.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2008
Total Views: 25
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Dec. 12, 2009, 10:19 p.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D50
Focal Length: 105mm
Shutter Speed: 1/5
Aperture: f4.8
ISO: ISO200
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