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I loved these patterns in the clouds. I was in the desert in Arizona at sunset, always trying to get a different perspective out there.
map with San Francisco marked
grand teton mountains
I had heard of this little town in Arizona that was literally built into the side of a mountain and I had to see it for myself. Most of the houses are actually on stilts. It's an amazing place.
A different perspective of Manhattan and the Manhattan Bridge. I wanted to use the curve of the platform to lead the viewer into the image.
a mountain hiddin by fog
water droplet on a leaf
The Proud American Flag at The Alamo in San Antonio, Texas.
Enjoying the view from Animas Forks, a ghosttown in Colorado.

Canon Rebel EOS
trees that appear to make a tunnel
Looking at Manhattan from under the Manhattan Bridge while standing in Brooklyn. 5 minute exposure to create the silky water.
I didn't even want to go shooting this night. A friend convinced me that the fog looked awesome, so I decided why not. This ended up being one of my all time favorite shots. The fog, the bridge, the m
beautiful eye
This was the most incredible sunset I've ever seen. Sunsets are my favorite, and this one was extremely unique and special. Not only was there an unbelievable cloud and incredible sun rays, but the wa
Guitar found in an abandoned cottage.
A girl in her families barn, built mid-1800's.
Pigs!
This is the epitome of perfect timing. I was in the right place at the right time and I captured a moment that would've otherwise been lost forever. To me, this image is the purpose of photography.
A warm summer evening.
A timber frame barn that's seen the end of it's days.
Young girl with one of the chickens she raised.
Beauty is what makes us appreciate what we have. It's our INABILITY to appreciate beauty that ensnares us into depreciating life.
Jet by the flags
9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
I didn't even want to go shooting this night. A friend convinced me that the fog looked awesome, so I decided why not. This ended up being one of my all time favorite shots. The fog, the bridge, the m

I didn't even want to go shooting this night. A friend convinced me that the fog looked awesome, so I decided why not. This ended up being one of my all time favorite shots. The fog, the bridge, the moon.. it was all working perfectly together.

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Nyack, New York, United States of America
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© Alissa Perretz.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 03.2011
Total Views: 13
Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: July 18, 2011, 3:48 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS REBEL T2i
Focal Length: 33mm
Shutter Speed: 1/0
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO400
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