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The very secluded secret waterfalls of Sapanta River, in Maramures county, a fairy-tale land with ancient traditions and superstitions spanning the centuries.
Three little birds.
Wolf eat a bison on the bank of Madison River in Yellowstone National Park
Camera Shy
A day-flying, tiny orange mint moth feeds on the nectar of mint flowers in a front yard.
Floating Mosque
It is considered auspicious to take bath in the waters of Galtaji, and thousands come to bathe every year.
The pic was shot on Nov 14, 2012 (Children's day in India) while the whole Nation was celebrating Children's Day. . . somewhere in the same "blessed" country . . .
Are You Taking a Picture of Me Again? Enough Already.
A herder girl mending her cattle
At first she didn't want to have her photo taken, but as soon as I took my first photo she came alive!
This series was taken while traveling back to the various places I lived as a child. I was trying to discover what memories were accurate, which ones had been altered by time, and what actual changes
The pond at sunset
Threading our way through the rough terrain of Landmannalaugar, Iceland, I marveled at the wild color of the mountains.
Hot spring in Yellowstone National Park
hope grows in the shadow of a monster
-flower and tire swing located 2 doors down in a vacant lot from Ariel Castro's home in Cleveland Ohio - where he held 3 women and one little girl captive for ye
Sunset on the Strait of Georgia
The morning mist covers Snow Mountain as seen from the ranch while the horses await, ready to ride.
nikon d7000, 1/2000 f4.5 iso 640 vr17-300f4.5
travelling on state highway in gujarat i shot the image of a chakada rickshaws transporting mount of coconuts, with pay and ride passangers seating on it
A flock of Avocet swoop about the sky, over a coastal estuary in Algarve, Portugal.
The ferris wheel in Old Orchard Beach's Palace Playland closed for the season.
Members of Uganda's minority Ababyudaya Jewish community welcome the Sabbath through prayer.
Lake Skadar,Montenegro
11th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
This series was taken while traveling back to the various places I lived as a child. I was trying to discover what memories were accurate, which ones had been altered by time, and what actual changes

This series was taken while traveling back to the various places I lived as a child. I was trying to discover what memories were accurate, which ones had been altered by time, and what actual changes had occurred to each location through the years.

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Date Taken: 08.2011
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