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Barge leaving port of New Orleans via the Mississippi River.
Traveling to Michoacan, Mexico, after a storm, i took this great picture. A reflection of the cross, from the rocky wet floor with my canon 40d.
Musician working on Decatur Street in the French Quarter.
Protecting The Dead
While visiting a grave this little guy was on the flowers that were placed on the head stone. It's a black and yellow garden spider.
Grand Tetons
Driving through Grand Teton National Park.
A bagpiper playing at a wedding
Walking through the backyard prairie
Enjoying the beauty of the Louvre
A lone tourist gazing at the Baptistry
Walking along the Italian coast in Portofino
For a 4th of July Birthday!
The Future Ahead 
My Children helping a 100 other people unroll the largest Americana flag we have ever seen.
Taking a closer look at that beautiful death of an abandoned tree.
A hot summer day spent at the playground with some good friends.
Riding The Fender
While my boyfriend cleared the driveway I rode on the fender of the tractor.
Eating dinner at Lake Ontario.
Budding 
My back yard garden started to bud.
fish in motion
sunrise at sea
On a boat crossing Lake Josephine in Glacier National Park
Waiting for the subway in New York
driving  early in the morning back from work ..
8th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
For a 4th of July Birthday!

For a 4th of July Birthday!

TAGS: Illinois, United States

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© MELINA AYALA.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 06.2009
Filed Under: People
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Date Uploaded: Aug. 2, 2010, 1:38 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D
Focal Length: 50mm
Shutter Speed: 1/400
Aperture: f11
ISO: ISO320
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