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Celebrating marriage in a public place
Bird on a branch
A building and obelisk from the colonial days of Bonaire in the southern Caribbean. The obelisk showed cargo ships where to anchor to pick up salt from the evaporation ponds worked by slave labor.
Typical windows and doors you'll find around Charleston South Carolina.
Waiting for all the families and their Polaris High School graduates so the commencement ceremony can commence!
"Roots" Mize Mills Falls located in the Bankhead National Forest.
A child looks out the door of his house, looking for something
The entrance to Boone Hall Plantation is filled with live oak trees with Spanish moss. A true piece of Southern charm.
A particular viewpoint
Low tide at Poet's Cove in the dusk before the sun rise.
"The Bridge To Nowhere" Located on the Tenn-Tom Waterway near Aberdeen, Mississippi.
A curious lizard looking for something in the bottle
The bike this girl is riding is the only bicycle in her Amazon river village.  The fact that there are no tires on the bike's wheels doesn't seem to bother  the kids in the village at all.
Small houses
A rusting water tower covered with modern communications equipment
Two ants crawling along the petals of a bright pink flower.
A wave breaks on the north coast of the island of Aruba
My wife and I spent a few days relaxing in the Cape Cod, Massachusetts.
This is a natural beach that is protected by the state of South Carolina.
The final flight of the space shuttle Endeavour flying over Marin County, California
The Grimace... When you're the manager of the Bonaire Marine Park returning from hunting invasive Lionfish, you have to be careful of those sharp toxic dorsal spines.
"Tribute" Tribute to a passed on loved one. Found on a Alabama gravel road.
Some raindrops sit on the leaves of a tiger lilly.
10th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
A curious lizard looking for something in the bottle

A curious lizard looking for something in the bottle

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Caracas, Venezuela
Member since 2014
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© Jimmy Villalta.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2012
Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 27, 2012, 3:55 p.m.
Camera Make:
Camera Model: NIKON D7000
Focal Length: 130mm
Shutter Speed: 1/500
Aperture: f13
ISO: ISO200
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