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A shopping bag on Wednesday  market in Goa.
Capturing a moment in time with the most amazing sunset I've ever seen
Spending the week in Yellowstone with my family.
Bridal Veil Falls at Niagara Falls, in winter.
The American Falls at Niagara Falls, at night, converted to black & white.
Linden tree in front of Thomas Jefferson's Monticello
Butterfly resting on flowering bush.
My Cat before falling asleep
Wing tip of an Atlas Moth, which appears to be a stylized image of an eagle head.
Belted Galloway cow in North Carolina
Late blooming rose after an early fall rainstorm.
Wild horses flock underneath the only nearby shade - a lone tree, a scarce commodity on Easter Island where reforestation has been a severe issue for hundreds of years.
An abandoned cabin home in Idaho is a perfect example of the transience of the Frontier lifestyle. This element is integral into the culture of the American West.
Botanical garden in Florida
Wild horses flock underneath the only nearby shade - a lone tree, a scarce commodity on Easter Island where reforestation has been a severe issue for hundreds of years.
The jagged peak of a tall Andean Mountain peeks out of the clouds, if only for an instant.
The mountains of Oregon's coast range turn into a wonderful gradient of warm colors, highlighted by the bright Pacific Ocean in this photo taken at sunset.
I had to stand quite still for this long exposure, but the light show called the Aurora Borealis made for a good distraction in this photo taken in Yellowknife, Canada.
The view after reaching the sharp summit ridge of Mt. Hood, standing at 11,250' makes for spectacular views of much of Washington and Oregon.
Kyaking in Alaska
The valley surrounding the village of Aguas Calientes is illuminated in this two-minute exposure, taken from the Inca Trail near Machu Picchu, Peru.
New York City's Chelsea neighborhood is an urban mosaic when viewed from across the Hudson River in this photo, taken at sunset.
A small souvenir market selling wares with vibrant colors as seen from the top of the Inca remains in the town of Ollantaytambo, some 60 km from Cusco, Peru.
11th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Wild horses flock underneath the only nearby shade - a lone tree, a scarce commodity on Easter Island where reforestation has been a severe issue for hundreds of years.

Wild horses flock underneath the only nearby shade - a lone tree, a scarce commodity on Easter Island where reforestation has been a severe issue for hundreds of years.

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Corvallis, Oregon, United States of America
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© Ben Leshchinsky.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2013
Total Views: 35
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Oct. 9, 2013, 1:31 p.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D600
Focal Length: 78mm
Shutter Speed: 1/1000
Aperture: f6.3
ISO: ISO200
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