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The Louisiana State Capitol: Huey P. Long's art deco masterpiece framed by an ominous cloud is HDR enhanced.  Picture taken on a visit to Baton Rouge downtown.
An illuminated night scene of iconic Royal Street's historic buildings in New Orleans captures a softer side of the French Quarter.
Green heron bracing against the wind.
Maasai women in Kenya searching for water during drought
These gentlemen were playing hooky from work on a hot Saturday afternoon in Guksu-ri, South Korea. Having some down time, chill in' with the bros.
Grazing rice field.
...blooming canola fields seen from the windows of an abandoned farm house....
Palm Beach, a sailboat on the water
Street Market Day in Yongmun, South Korea. Going shopping with my mother-in-law.
Deck overlooking the Great Rift Valley in Kenya
Joined by a flying friend on a hot Texas summer day
New Orleans man on the street is oblivious to the drama unfolding behind him.  Note the emergency vehicles to the left and police and firemen in the background. And the light was perfect!
Sunset causing the Minneapolis skyline to reflect in a building across the Mississippi River.
Candles, rain, and city lights.
Candles, rain, and city lights.
I was so intent on getting the bee and flower just right that I did not see the lizard photo bomber until I reviewed the images later on.  Big surprise.
Hay fields are a common scene in rural Louisiana but this one was special.  An uncommon August cold front created a roll of gray clouds against the sunlit field. The contrast was too beautiful not to
Togetherness. Photo taken at Mendenhall Glacier, Alaska, July 31, 2012.
While on a fishing trip to Big Lake in Cameron, Louisiana, we encountered this hard working shrimper making his living on the water.  It was spectacular to be so close to the action.  This scene captu
This picture was taken on a day trip to the land of hotsauce and moss.  Jefferson Island, Louisiana is home to this tranquil scene under an ancient live oak. The rays of sunlight and shadows reminded
Yosemite's El Capitan reflected in the quiet Merced River.  A duck swam by creating the ripples that make the shot special.  Yosemite National Park is one of the nation's incredible gems!
Crazy 'bout a 'Stang
Rebuilding from the ruins of war
12th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
New Orleans man on the street is oblivious to the drama unfolding behind him. Note the emergency vehicles to the left and police and firemen in the background. And the light was perfect!

New Orleans man on the street is oblivious to the drama unfolding behind him. Note the emergency vehicles to the left and police and firemen in the background. And the light was perfect!

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Deridder, Louisiana, United States of America
Member since 2014
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© Jeanie Rhea.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 06.2014
Filed Under: People
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Date Uploaded: Sept. 6, 2014, 3:07 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS REBEL T4i
Focal Length: 19mm
Shutter Speed: 1/80
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO100
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