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These heavyweight boxers were sweating profusely by the last round of their bout, which made for dramatic photos! As a ringside photographer, I had to frequently wipe the sweat (and blood) from my len
Richard Pierson was losing this fight before landing a counter-right that landed flush on Farah Ennis' chin. The punch did not alter the outcome (Pierson lost a unanimous decision) but he can claim cr
Lightweight boxer Todd Wilson is known for his tough demeanor and blue-collar style. He won this fight despite an ugly gash on his scalp courtesy of an accidental headbutt.
Beautiful sunset
Heavyweight Steve Cunningham punishes Jason Gavern in their bout at the Prudential Center in Newark, NJ
Chinese actor puts on make-up
A tiger lily growing in my backyard.
Carfree Area in Ghent, Belgium
Virginia Birds
A bird flying at sunset, with banded colours almost like a Rothko painting
A lynx with half a rabbit in its mouth
Visiting the Bronx Zoo, NYC
A tree lit up by snow.
Photographing coy fish at the Monet exhibit in the Botanical Gardens NYC
Almost harvest time outside of Crisfield Maryland.
Ladies arrange home made preserves at the Waynesville autumn Apple Festival.
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I feel a surge of patriotism when I shop at this super market in Waynesville, North Carolina.
Ladies on the East Coast of Florida
Rock House
Awakening
Stanly Bridge
Traveling with my bride I was wandering across an old street and found this peculiar architecture of antique style
10th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Visiting the Bronx Zoo, NYC

This gorilla bounded up to the photographer as she was capturing photos of his enclosure with a Canon Rebel T3. The giant mammal remained in front of her for half an hour. “After returning home, I couldn't stop staring at this photo,” says Bartlett, for whom photography is a new hobby. “I caught exactly what I wanted: the subject's magnificence beyond the obvious.”

TAGS: Congo, Gorilla, Monkey, New York, United States, Zoo

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New York, New York, United States of America
Member since 2014
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Photo of the Day: 11.04.12 Editors' Pick Finalist
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© Vanessa Bartlett.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2012
Total Views: 224
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Oct. 29, 2012, 8:05 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS REBEL T3
Focal Length: 75mm
Shutter Speed: 1/125
Aperture: f4
ISO: ISO1600
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