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Unexpected encounter at the Everglades
A boy sitting on a picnic table that I saw at the beach.
The lighting was perfect, so I had to take a picture.
Good night, sleep tight.
Taken at sunset on Lake Michigan.
Grand Haven State Park.

My boyfriend enjoying the sunsets as I snap photos.
setting sun and lonely wolf.
one million b.c.
Egret in Africa
Sign on pole in east St. Paul, Minnesota.
The best place to capture wading birds is in urban areas where they are accustomed to people.  I caught this one in a pond at a highway interchange.
Driving along back roads came across a farm auction
Locust tree flourishes in the high desert of eastern Oregon.
Watching daily activities of burrowing owls on Eagle Beach at the Bucuti Spa & Hotel in Aruba
My friends are heading to the top of a hill to admire the view.
Camera: FUJIFILM FinePix HS20EXR.
Potatoes were harvested, and now they are transported home. A curious thing, horses were replaced by tractors.
Camera: FUJIFILM FinePix HS20EXR.
It's autumn and shepherds with sheep returning home. This is transhumance in the Carpathians.
Camera: FUJIFILM FinePix HS20EXR.
Volunteering in Australia
Scuba diving the Great Barrier Reef
Volunteering in Australia
Photo taken of hasidic jewish boys looking into a bakery in Jerusalem
Light shining into the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem
Cicada shell in the Atlantic Rain Forest in Esprito Santo, Brazil.
At home on the school grounds
My two toads on a shell.
10th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Watching daily activities of burrowing owls on Eagle Beach at the Bucuti Spa & Hotel in Aruba

Watching daily activities of burrowing owls on Eagle Beach at the Bucuti Spa & Hotel in Aruba

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© Michele Phelan.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2010
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: July 22, 2012, 10:08 a.m.
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Camera Model: Canon PowerShot SX20 IS
Focal Length: 35.6mm
Shutter Speed: 1/250
Aperture: f5
ISO: ISO400
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