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Sunset on Koh Tao. Watching the beautiful sunset on Koh Tao Island is the perfect way to cap off an exhilarating, fun-filled day of scuba diving.
After two full days of trekking into the jungle, I came upon a remote Buddhist monastery. As the sun started to sink towards the horizon, the oblique rays of light softened and powdered the scenery wi
Joseph at Aurora Dallas.
As I strolled the streets of Kathmandu, I heard a faint, almost rhythmic noise in the distance that seemed to grow stronger by the minute. Before I realized it, I was in the midst of a large, ever-gro
Spotted! While taking refuge from the midday heat in Laos, I explored the grounds of a Buddhist monastery. The monk dressed in bright orange seemed intrigued by my presence, and I captured his glance
Double Arch at Arches NP
This adorable 7-day old calf was huddled underneath his mother during sunset at the Elephant Breeding Center in Nepal. The oblique angle of the soft, amber light illuminated the normally inconspicuous
Owl at the Medieval Fair
A ladybug in the late after noon of summer.
Procession of Buddhist monks at Magha Puja holiday in Thailand
Placid Phewal Tal. The second-largest lake in Nepal is Phewal Tal. In this picture, a crowded but serene group of passengers is being ferried to Barahi Temple, which is located on a small island in th
Bayon temple in Cambodia is well-known for massive stone faces that adorn its exterior. While walking through an interior passageway, I was captivated by a brilliant beam of light shining through the
Catfish
Unbearable. The Tat Kuang Si Rescue Centre in Laos is home to these two Asiatic brown bears. It was very funny witnessing these magnificent, powerful creatures slump over wooden posts during a particu
Reflections on a Train
Please Take a Seat, Union Train Museum, Illinois
Autumn at Riverside Park
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Summer sunset at my grandparents house
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Mini Australian shepherd puppy
Just your average New Jersey morning sunrise one year after Hurricane Sandy
Banana Spider
Lonely tree at Healdton lake
11th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Bayon temple in Cambodia is well-known for massive stone faces that adorn its exterior. While walking through an interior passageway, I was captivated by a brilliant beam of light shining through the

Bayon temple in Cambodia is well-known for massive stone faces that adorn its exterior. While walking through an interior passageway, I was captivated by a brilliant beam of light shining through the top of a spire, illuminating the darkness within.

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