Natural World
arrow left arrow right
photo contest slideshow
A picture of the beautiful beach in Zanzibar, Tanzania
Benny, a young boy I met in Belize who stole my heart
Children I met in Kenya
Ryan Hodge spends a day as a maiko, or young Geisha, in the Gion neighborhood of Kyoto
Jumping for wives- the men of the Masai Mara
Two entrepreneurial boys show off the money they made at their lemonade stand in our small town.  A moment later, the money was traded for ice cream sandwiches purchased in the store behind them--  an
My grandmother taking in the beautiful smell of my favorite flower.
A bold sky dwarfs the New York architecture.
First swim
Western Gull in silhouette at sunrise
I took this in Eching, Germany.  This farmhouse was very quiet.  I didn't notice the tree reflecting in the window until I downloaded it from my camera.
Turkey vultures congregating at dusk in Spruce Canyon, Mesa Verde National Park.
On a cold walk in Eching, Germany, I came across this cigarette machine (right) on a wall right next to a gum machine. Very odd, I thought.
Taken at Tucson's Reid Park Zoo, this bird seemed to pose for me.
pidgeon
The Bee and the Basil.  I froze this bee at 1/8000th of a second with a flash.
fishing off the pier
Osprey in flight with fish
I took this outside of Garmische, Germany.  The fog was rolling in, blanketing the surrounding hills.  The shot from underneath was very dramatic.
Osprey and Baby at Thompson's Beach New Jersey
bowl of apples
Taken outside of Sacramento, California. Just as the sun peeked over the hills, it lit up the hillside, making it look like a painting.
lonesome tree
8th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Turkey vultures congregating at dusk in Spruce Canyon, Mesa Verde National Park.

Turkey vultures congregating at dusk in Spruce Canyon, Mesa Verde National Park.

TAGS: Colorado, United States

photographer avatar
Yuma,
Member since 2014
Photo Information
Copyright:
© ALAN HOROWITCH.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 06.2010
Filed Under: Natural World
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: June 25, 2010, 3 p.m.
Camera Make:
Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Focal Length: 300mm
Shutter Speed: 1/800
Aperture: f2.8
ISO: ISO100
Report This
SMITHSONIAN.COM COLLECTIONS
PHOTO LOCATION Colorado, United States of America