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A combination of a photo of a flower and a plane window with frost on it at dawn.
Walking by our rental apartment in Calle de la Muneghe, Venice
Civil War gunners are shrouded in the smoke from their guns as they go about servicing their pieces at a re-enactment in Wisconsin.
"If passion drives you, let reason hold the reins."
Niagara Falls.
SIMPLE BEAUTY
Extremely luck shot. Captured by throwing leaves in air and quickly trying to shoot them coming down without blurring and looking like an idiot. Worked out well.
Sunset over the North Shore.
Street Vendor
Our little tadpole all grown up. Cozy in the beautiful plant trying to sleep.
Flying high, taken at a Groove Nation Dance showcase in Vancouver, Washington.
Admiring details of the 2000 year old Pantheon, during the sunset.
Saying her last goodbyes.
When the guns go silent. "Dead and wounded" Confederate gunners at a Wisconsin Civil War Re-enactment.
Several young boogie boarders try for the last run of the day as the sun sinks to the west.
Another night, another great show. Electric performance from a hometown band that loves music and loves people getting into the set.
Railroad bridge in my hometown, Perry, Oklahoma
Iridescent Bug taking flight.
Family vacation in New York City, walking through Central Park.
This spectacular shot of Peyto Lake is from Banff National Park in Alberta Canada. The vivid blue of the water is caused by suspended particles deposited by glacial erosion. The particles are called "
Who Run's the World? (Girls) - an exploration seminar through my university looking into the emerging female entrepreneurs in India who are becoming empowered to make change within their community.
Resting place at South Point Park
I took this picture in the early morning while on a biking expedition in the second month of my foreign exchange to California.
9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Admiring details of the 2000 year old Pantheon, during the sunset.

Admiring details of the 2000 year old Pantheon, during the sunset.

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Boca Raton, Florida, United States of America
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© Silvia Parra.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2011
Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 28, 2011, 7:18 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS REBEL T1i
Focal Length: 29mm
Shutter Speed: 1/125
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO400
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