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Mums at NYC Botanical Garden
Night city bikes
Mums at the NYC Botanical Garden
Bell Tower
Cathedral beauty
Sulfer tree.
Visiting the twin waterfalls in Maui, Hawaii
A slow shutter speed conveys the harsh habitat that is preferred by the resilient sea palms - the relentless surf at the extreme outer edge of the rocks repeatedly batters them.  The sea stars take a
Sitting watching the busy little Hover flies go about their business inspired me to try and catch them in flight...and i was lucky enough to catch this shot.
On the edge of the world
What don't you stick in your mouth?
Capitol reflection. I was wondering around the Capitol of Iowa for the first time and was flustered by this amazing scene of the golden Capitol building reflecting off of this near by building.
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Little chub
Peek-a-boo
Mill in Harris Village
Want some love?
Mango girl
Looking out at the winter storm
Nomade a sculpture by Jaume Plensa lite up at night.
A lucky snapshot of a butterfly that landed while Visiting the Butterfly Conservatory in Niagra Fall Canada
A day at the zoo. I captured many great images of these monkeys. This image seemed to be the only one that had character to it. I am not sure why, but all of the monkeys seem to shy away from my camer
woman in day of the dead play
9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Capitol reflection. I was wondering around the Capitol of Iowa for the first time and was flustered by this amazing scene of the golden Capitol building reflecting off of this near by building.

Capitol reflection. I was wondering around the Capitol of Iowa for the first time and was flustered by this amazing scene of the golden Capitol building reflecting off of this near by building.

TAGS: Iowa, United States

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Marshalltown, Iowa, United States of America
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© Michael Ficken.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2011
Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 2, 2011, 3:35 p.m.
Camera Make: SONY
Camera Model: DSLR-A300
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