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February 28, 2014 - This fire-engine-red fire hydrant (with a green nut on top) stands out among the drab winter trees and utility lines tha...
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The Face of Time

February 27, 2014 - I could get lost while looking at the variety of textures and patterns in this section of a tree that caught my eye. Th...
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Beach Sunset

February 26, 2014 - A tranquil sunset under a dramatic sky over the Atlantic Ocean at Virginia Beach, Virginia. We were about 100 feet vert...
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San Albino

February 25, 2014 - At the north end of the plaza in Old Mesilla, New Mexico, stands the Basilica of San Albino, a Roman Catholic church bui...
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A Peek Inside

February 24, 2014 - A look inside the courtyard of a historic building in Old Mesilla, New Mexico. The shadows, brick pattern and the hint o...
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February 23, 2014 - I see the world in a unique way. Just as do you. This vine leaf greeted me when I went in search of growing things in t...
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February 22, 2014 - We do our part to keep the squirrels fed during Winter. We leave in place the large lime-green balls that drop by the hu...
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Waiting Around

February 21, 2014 - The horses were waiting around for their next trip around the fairgrounds. I found them interesting. One of them found t...
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Trail With a View

February 20, 2014 - Cacti, scrub brush, the foothill rocks of the Organ Mountains, the city of Las Cruces below and that deep, high desert s...
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Roads Under the Sun

February 19, 2014 - Next to a snow-covered corn field, a rural road vanishes into the horizon underneath a highway of clouds passing overhea...
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Shadows and Ice

February 18, 2014 - Before we went to bed last night, Karen and I saw a scene similar to this: Shards of ice, fallen from the countless tree...
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Lined Up

February 17, 2014 - It's been quite a winter full of wild weather. That's an understatement. Freezing rain came to call today, settling on...
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February 16, 2014 - The boulders look like mountains, but they're not. I got up close to these sandstone rocks and pointed my camera upward...
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Cold Morning

February 15, 2014 - Early in the morning, with the sun burning off the fog, The horses are let out into the field. Their frosted breath ga...
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Lavender Bliss

February 14, 2014 - A visual Valentine in honor of my Mom. Lavender, purple and all shades between, were her favorite colors. She loved flo...
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Winter Halo

February 13, 2014 - I don't often see a "Sun Dog", but when I do, I get a feeling of the magic of Nature. Ice crystals, suspended in the at...
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Chilly Breakfast

February 12, 2014 - On one side of Riverside Park, there's Riverside Stables. Early one winter morning, the horses were out in the fog-laden...
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Desert Sunrise

February 11, 2014 - Dawn breaks, coloring the white sand dunes with the golden light of sunrise. Breathtakingly beautiful.
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Sun Power

February 10, 2014 - Another cold snap blew into the area today. It got to a whopping 10F (-12C) in the sunshine. No clouds in the sky gave t...
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Dune Tracks

February 09, 2014 - Insect and other animal tracks cris-cross this giant sand dune in White Sands National Monument, a desert in southern Ne...
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Textures in Red and White

February 08, 2014 - Traipsing through the snow and ice on the paths of Abraham Lincoln Memorial Garden, I was following the distinctive dual...
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Shadows and White

February 07, 2014 - The shadows of the tree trunks and limbs caught my eye as I was trekking through Centennial Park one late afternoon. The...
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Early Bird

February 06, 2014 - The beginning of a new day. The sun rising from the horizon over the ocean. Gentle waves rolling into the sandy shore....
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Up and Down

February 04, 2014 - A sledding hill in Centennial Park, under a beautiful winter sky. Late afternoon sunshine casts deep shadows in the snow...
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Winter Path Home

February 03, 2014 - I took the shortcut through the woods today. It was cold and there was a layer of ice underneath every inch of snow. I...
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February 02, 2014 - Cultivated by some for its color and the shape of the the two main parts of the "flower," otherwise known as the spadix...
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Orchid Tentacles

February 01, 2014 - What does your imagination see? I went looking for some colorful flowers as the ice was building up on the trees and ro...
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