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A frog tries to hide in the reeds
calico pennant
The Three Gorges area of the Yangzi River.
Leaves in the mud
A floral display
Ducks in a pond at sunset
A man offers a fresh fish in Zibo, China.
Face from the past
Tools of the trade
Fireworks in the East River with lower Manhattan skyline
Toucan
Two women release a paper lantern on Spring Festival Eve.  Their hopes for the new year are written on the lantern.
Water Lily
A red barn in snowy Vermont.
Sunset outside my bedroom window.
Water lily at Kenilworth Park and Aquatic Gardens
A firebreather in a Sichuan opera performance.
Rotten Tomato
A stopped clock
Multiple views of a beautiful bouquet of flowers in one exposure.
Frozen Explosion
Boardwalk on the Delaware River
Nikon D-70, Shutter Spd : 1/50, App. Value :f/4,5
6th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Two women release a paper lantern on Spring Festival Eve. Their hopes for the new year are written on the lantern.

Two women release a paper lantern on Spring Festival Eve. Their hopes for the new year are written on the lantern.

TAGS: China, Festival, Hope, Lantern, Spring

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© Shelby Karns.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 02.2008
Total Views: 24
Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 26, 2008, 8:25 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XT
Focal Length: 24mm
Shutter Speed: 1/30
Aperture: f4
ISO: ISO1600
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