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Bathroom self-portrait
This was taken in Metro Subway station. I was amazed by the sky & clouds.
Autumn in Cuyamaca
Colorful Bark of tree
I am from China, and I went to Africa with my American husband to have an adventure before our first child. So we loved seeing children--these girls were on their way to school in Zanzibar. They seeme
Sitting among friends, soon to join.
Sunrise Over Palm Springs
This Sri Lankan Frogmouth had such implicit faith in its camouflage that we found it sleeping a few feet above a jungle path. The moment we took our eyes even momentarily away from the bird, we had to
Riding the ferris wheel at a local fair
Homestead National Monument, Beatrice, NE, commemorates the settlers who conquered the West thanks to the Homestead Act passed by Lincoln, 150 years ago.
Slum dwellers bathing on the footpath in roadside taps.
I am from China originally, and to travel to Zanzibar was so exotic for me, as it must have been for Zheng He in the 1400s. This woman was sitting in the market in Stone Town, Zanzibar--her eyes so ca
Evening with with my niece and daughter
Autumn in a Quaking Aspen Grove
close up shot of a colorful california red daisy flower against a blurred background.
sea gull in sunlight over the Bremerton ferry
while crossing the train track on an early fog morning.
Double print: train tracks leading to coal factory and White American youth dressed as explorer and Native American woman with vintage wallpaper.
Male weedy seadragons (Phyllopteryx taeniolatus) seem to hang with their brethren when pregnant. Its not certain if this is for protection - though that seems likely - but for the rest of year they ar
I am from China, and I went to Africa with my American husband to have an adventure before our first child. So we loved seeing children--this little girl was in Mto Wa Mbu. I think she was lame, but s
Soap bubbles in an old castle in Melaka, Malaysia
Tomb of American Soldier
A collage of fireworks and portion of a portrait.
10th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
I am from China originally, and to travel to Zanzibar was so exotic for me, as it must have been for Zheng He in the 1400s. This woman was sitting in the market in Stone Town, Zanzibar--her eyes so ca

I am from China originally, and to travel to Zanzibar was so exotic for me, as it must have been for Zheng He in the 1400s. This woman was sitting in the market in Stone Town, Zanzibar--her eyes so captivated me--If I zoom in, I can see my reflection

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Wilmette, Illinois, United States of America
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© Qingxia Li.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 02.2012
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Filed Under: People
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2012, 2:47 a.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D5100
Focal Length: 116mm
Shutter Speed: 1/50
Aperture: f4.8
ISO: ISO100
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