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Flying over the town of Keeler that overlooks the Owens Lake.
Capturing the vivid colors and patterns of nature in Hawaii.
Child caught unaware in an urban village street
On the way to grandma's house
About to leave Greenville for the summer
Jamaica Queens is a residential area near JFK airport. I took a photo of the plane's trail and was pleasantly surprised to see the American flag looking up with me.
The close up world of a ant
Economic superpower Singapore is lined with the glossiest and most luxurious shopping malls and stores.
A group of workers harvests grapes at Lorimar Winery in Temecula Wine Country, Southern California
A skeleton I found at a voodoo museum in New Orleans was dressed in broken sunglasses and a top hat. Weird.
A mysterious masked woman walks down Bourbon Street during Mardi Gras, ignoring whatever is exciting the crowds from above.
The Tokyo skyline best seen from the free observatory at the Tokyo Metropolitan Building.
A street-performing band plays on the streets of New Orleans during Mardi Gras
Wheel of the steamboat turns as I take a tour down the Mississippi River from New Orleans.
I took a steamboat river tour while in New Orleans. Snapped this from the front of the boat.
A statue and cathedral in New Orleans, shot on my trip to Mardi Gras
On our fan boat tour in the Louisiana bayou I snapped this photo of a gator hiding out. In the distance is another fan boat from the tour and miles of swamp.
Two gentlemen were playing chess on Canal Street in New Orleans. I paid them $3 to shoot their match
While visiting a market in New Orleans I found a pile of gator heads for sale.
Looking down the Aspen Mountain from gondola.
Stressed from looking for a flight at congested JFK Airport, a moment of sunset was a welcome reprieve.
The sun shown through this oak while I hiked by it, so I took the shot. The clouds looked like flames rising up from within the branches, so I altered the colors to make it resemble fire.
A stairway that seems to lead nowhere is carved into the rock at Zion National Park, Utah
11th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
The Tokyo skyline best seen from the free observatory at the Tokyo Metropolitan Building.

The Tokyo skyline best seen from the free observatory at the Tokyo Metropolitan Building.

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Brooklyn, New York, United States of America
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Date Taken: 05.2013
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Filed Under: Travel
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