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Sunset after a thunderstorm
Cathedral Valley
The Tree of Life-
Sunset in Miami beach
Tourists in the Botanical Garden of Curitiba
Misty morning
Burrowing Owl
A worm is believed flower
Trekking around Sapa villages
Swinging into the Rio Tanama
Kestrels fight
Purple hydrangea
Catharina in black II
Magic Mushrooms
Aurora borealis in the Yukon
Jedi Mind Tricks
My husband ice-fishing for Kokanee on Canim Lake
Venice of The East
Death at Lençois Maranhenses National Park
Heavy Freight
A Ferris Wheel in the late evening
13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Swinging into the Rio Tanama

In the Rio Abajo jungle of central Puerto Rico, the Rio Tanama flows down waterfalls and through abandoned hydroelectric plants--now ghostly and vacant--on it's path through Charco Hondo, a region south of Arecibo. As one travels upriver, jumping rusty fences and tiptoeing the meandering path, the foliage presses in until, finally, an opening appears as a perfect pool of green--the quintessential swimming hole complete with tattered rope swing slung upon a yonder vine.

TAGS: Carribean, Jungle, Swimming, United States Minor Outlying Islands

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© Jeff Deikis.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 01.2015
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Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 24, 2015, 5:14 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Focal Length: 35mm
Shutter Speed: 1/640
Aperture: f2.8
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PHOTO LOCATION Arecibo, United States Minor Outlying Islands