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It would have been hard to believe that the Yosemite landscape could be improved, but a brief pause in a snow storm left me filled with awe.
Owl Spotted

Spotted Owl at Keoladeo Ghana National Park, Bharatpur, India. We (me and my wife) were taking a stroll on one of the many trails that the park has and this one popped out of its hole j
Riding the Flying Elephant ride at Disneyland
I am particularly fond of photographs of people engaging in activities.  I positioned the fire breather so that the flame would illuminate his face and so that there were no distracting background ele
It is certainly not hard to find breathtaking scenery in Iceland and Svartafoss waterfall was no exception.
On the hunt.
Normally, I am reluctant to photograph nesting birds, but the mother Allens Hummingbird built her nest adjacent to the rear door of a friend's urban Los Angeles home and did not appear concerned about
Not only was I pleased with the photographic results, but I thoroughly enjoyed watching a rare 360 degree sunset on winter at California's famous Mono Lake.
The snow falling in my neighborhood.
Our Foster Dog "Johnny Cash" is available for adoption through a rescue organization that saves dogs that are going to get put to sleep.  He is obviously great with kids, as can be seen in this pictur
Alone with a Classic.
Sedona, Arizona, an unusual overnight snowstorm, Cathedral Rocks is an American Icon - but in the snow it is unbelievable.
the magic of Varanasi
Manikarnika ghat
Sunset on the Beach
a falling God
The Marvel of Fall in Sedona, Arizona.  Taken on a hike in West Fork, Oak Creek Canyon, during peak leaf season.  The colors were breathtaking.
the dog
The birds
A Long, Long Time Ago.
When exploring Northern Arizona, we come across ancient sites and canyons.  This is one, Ha Ho No Geh Canyon, has been evolving for probably millions of years. A wonder to beho
Death
A Study in Black & White.
Taken in Slovenia, at a huge Lippizan Stallion Stud Farm, I saw this white mare with her foals - who are born totally black.  Seems like mom is pretending they are not hers!
The women Puja
Aarti Ceremony
9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
the magic of Varanasi

the magic of Varanasi

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2011
Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 16, 2011, 4:28 p.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D5100
Focal Length: 240mm
Shutter Speed: 1/3200
Aperture: f16
ISO: ISO6400
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