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July 31, 2014 - This large Heron was slowly walking the shallow end of a lake in Callaway Gardens near Pine Mountain, Georgia. I believe...
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Trail of Fog

July 30, 2014 - The mountain was covered with mist and fog, rain falling here and there, dulling the landscape into a wet and pale ghost...
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Step Into Fog

July 29, 2014 - Near the top of Mount Pisgah, outside of Asheville, North Carolina, and part of the Blue Ridge Parkway and the Great Smo...
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Drops Abound

July 28, 2014 - A field of wild clover, found near the top of Mount Pisgah, part of the Appalachian Mountain Range, and part of the Blue...
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July 27, 2014 - These red Azaleas are one specie of this flower in an area several acres large dedicated to Azaleas. Just one of the gar...
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The Emperor Rests

July 26, 2014 - Delicate and elusive, butterflies are fascinating creatures to me. This Blue Morpho (morpho peleides) butterfly is also...
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July 25, 2014 - u On a clear day, you can see nearly 60 miles into the distance. After making the climb up 200 additional feet (and en...
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July 21, 2014 - This Red-Tailed Hawk has its eye on the morsel of food that's waiting to be gobbled up. The flight-path of the hawk jus...
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July 20, 2014 - An Owl, painted from a photograph that I took at Callaway Gardens during a show of four raptor birds. I'm learning to p...
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String of Pearls

July 19, 2014 - One good thing about a rainy, foggy day in the Blue Ridge Mountains, there's some pretty views of raindrops. Found on...
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Sunny Bee

July 18, 2014 - The buzzing of large bumble bees was in the air as we walked through the Vegetable Garden, part of Callaway Gardens in P...
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Spread Your Wings

July 14, 2014 - On top of Thistle, this Eastern Tiger Swallowtail butterfly looks like it's ready to take off in search of more flower n...
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Green Drop

July 13, 2014 - Water makes its way down towards the forest floor after an afternoon rain. Each leaf takes some and passes the rest on.
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July 12, 2014 - Together, the bee and the flower provide for each other. The bee needs the nectar that the flower provides, and the flo...
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Two by Two

July 11, 2014 - Two in tandem, these Day-lilies are magnificent in magenta and yellow against the leaves of green.
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Sunshine Petals

July 10, 2014 - Sunshine and shadows, it takes both to appreciate the fullness of light.
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July 09, 2014 - Normally a very placid and friendly cat, I caught Sissy in mid-yawn, giving her face a fierce lion-like roar. She quick...
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Moon Me

July 08, 2014 - Chris, the wonderful husband of my niece Katherine, has a restored Chevy truck. With it, he just won first place in a lo...
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July 07, 2014 - The joy of youth at play. See that steep set of steps? They lead to a treehouse. Take the rope swing, climb the stairs...
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A Moment

July 06, 2014 - We all have those moments. Time when we pause for just a fleeting bit of time, and reflect on something that moves us d...
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Patterns and Nature

July 04, 2014 - The quiet prodding of the rock garden patterns in the Japanese Garden, part of the Missouri Botanical Garden
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We are Family

July 03, 2014 - We Are Family! All my sisters and me! And, cousins, nieces and nephews, in-laws and everyone. All related, united by the...
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Act Naturally

July 02, 2014 - Two emerald-colored beetles, doing what comes naturally on the petal of a daylily, while a spotted beetle politely ignor...
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July 01, 2014 - Called "Visions in Red" this version of the astilbe chinensis plant, was in full purple bloom as I walked through the Wa...
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