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We were at the Pt Defiance Zoo to visit the polar bears when we stopped to watch the (young) tigers that were running all over. It's not easy to get a picture of these youngsters when they won't stop.
The Robidoux Trading Post in Western Nebraska -  An icon of the Old West.
I was walking in the pasture, nearing sunset.Found this busy spider in her web and captured a dramatic photo of her and her web.
The art of seduction through the use of mannequins.
Driving down Ring Road in Elizabethtown, KY.
We All Need a Little Structure in Our Lives.
Flamingos at Artist's House
Rain drops on a leaf form tiny lenses focusing on the world.
This very patient bee went about his business,while I attempted to catch a photo of him on the late summer flowers.
Gorgeous plant in my school library.
Harvest gold
San Francisco is heavily influenced by the Asians. The first China Town in the USA is located in San Francisco and their Botanical Garden is influenced by Japan. Every now and then San Francisco has a
Live Heliconius Melpomene Butterfly photographed at the Milwaukee Public Museum's Puelicher Butterfly Vivarium.
Cowgirl boots and hat.
Atlantic Puffins. I was photographing along the top edge of a 1000-foot cliff and caught these two sharing a kiss.
In my car turning into the lot and saw this cute bunny.
A bird collided head-on with my window leaving this image of himself, including beak, forehead, eyes, and even wings.
Green-breasted Mango. The manager of an ecolodge invited me to photograph hummingbirds and other small birds at his home nearby. This guy was in the deep shade, and I used a flash on him with natural
The interior of a classic American sports car, the Ford Mustang.
Live Precis Coenia Butterfly photographed at the Milwaukee Public Museum's Puelicher Butterfly Vivarium.
A pair of baby Great Horned Owls seems surprised by my presence.
Red-throated Loon. While photographing loons at a nest on a small pond in a national park I got this guy just after he had gotten off the nest and was stretching before flying off.
Looking at the center Altar at Franciscan Monastery, Washington, D.C.
11th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
San Francisco is heavily influenced by the Asians. The first China Town in the USA is located in San Francisco and their Botanical Garden is influenced by Japan. Every now and then San Francisco has a

San Francisco is heavily influenced by the Asians. The first China Town in the USA is located in San Francisco and their Botanical Garden is influenced by Japan. Every now and then San Francisco has a fog coming in from the ocean.

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Forest Hills, New York, United States of America
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© Alexander Popescu.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 11.2013
Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 26, 2013, 7:23 p.m.
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Camera Model: COOLPIX S8000
Focal Length: 8.1mm
Shutter Speed: 1/250
Aperture: f3.8
ISO: ISO100
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