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A mother kneading tortilla batter to prepare homemade tortillas.
Found while walking on a beach in Oman - not as warm as you might expect...
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A horse back rider in the streets of Pejibaye in Costa Rica.
Found while walking along the beach in Oman.
A local farmer cutting open a cacao bean.
I was looking up at the city hall in Munich when I saw these amazing gargoyles.
On top of a mountain looking below at the ocean, beach.
Small cowboy communing with his horse.
On the beach, on a faraway island in Costa Rica.
Flying in a helicopter over Iguazu Falls, very excited because the view was so clear
tiriba-de-cabea-vermelha (P. frontalis), flower nectar feeding
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Waterfalls hidden in the forests of Costa Rica.
My son charting a course at Fort Rodd Lighthouse summer vacation 2011.
Getting onboard for a day of scuba diving.
An elephant seal near to where I was sitting on a beach on Peninsula Valdez, Argentina
Piratical preparations underway for Victoria BC Fisherman's Warf pirate sail. Vacation 2011
Making homemade tortillas with a local Costa Rican family.
Flower at Golden Hour
My Morning Glory
Coming 'round the bend.
People vacationing in America's national parks can be notoriously foolish. Look carefully at the young girl swaying at the edge of the cliff. As I took the photo I realized the people beside me were h
10th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
tiriba-de-cabea-vermelha (P. frontalis), flower nectar feeding

tiriba-de-cabea-vermelha (P. frontalis), flower nectar feeding

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So Jos Do Rio Preto, Brazil
Member since 2014
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© Dina L. Bessa.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 04.2010
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 28, 2012, 12:08 p.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D90
Focal Length: 300mm
Shutter Speed: 1/200
Aperture: f10
ISO: ISO800
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