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A Zen garden in an arboretum in New York State.
Autumn colors in Washington, DC.
A tiny frog on an amazingly blue tropical plant in Costa Rica.
The biggest and brightest moon shines over Mumbai skyline on 30th Jan 2010 when moon situated at its closest distance from the earth.
This is my life. The two children are my younger cousins. The young boy is 11 and the young girl is 4 in the photo. We are very close, and they are extremely special to me. Together they share a hobby
Learning how to take pictures of nature with my cousin on a very cold, Christmas Day.
A cradled wild beauty.  A female orangutan sitting in a pouch in national zoo.
A Bedni girl looks on in a yearly fair in a village Kareela in Madhya Pradesh. In Madhya Pradesh state of India, Bedias (women are known as Bedinis), spread roughly over 16 districts of the State, hav
The protected rainforest of Subic Bay Freeport Zone in Zambales, Philippines
Daisy says "Stop!" A friend's Dalmation strikes a pose by a barrier in an Adirondack Mountain pass.
Fishermen selling deep-sea sponges in Chania, Greece
Portrait of a Friend
Walking in Darjeeling, West Bengal on a wet August day when I saw this boy playing on a pole, watching everyone running from the rain.
A rarely golden moment in University of Indonesia.
Sunset on the Tred Avon River
An Bornean Orangutan mother with 2 babies on her shoulders, wading through the swamp. The mother is an orphan who was rehabilitated & reintroduced into the wild. She successfully gave birth to 1 baby
A boxcar that looks like it has been well-traveled shows a graphic graffiti image.
lighting a floating lantern during Loi Krathong
Barrier Dunes at Cape San Blas
Young monks having a break in a wat(temple) in Chiang Mai, Thailand
Portugal, Coast from the Algarve! Beach of Albandeira
Showing the dance moves.  An insect in my backyard posing like it is dancing.
A train rests on the tracks behind my house.  The boxcars of full of rust and graffiti - a painted train.
9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Portrait of a Friend

Portrait of a Friend

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Dixon, Illinois, United States of America
Member since 2014
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© Brenda McGee-Paap.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2010
Filed Under: People
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Date Uploaded: Dec. 1, 2011, 8:01 a.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL
Focal Length: 55mm
Shutter Speed: 1/59
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO400
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