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squirrel
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trust.

164/365: trust. ∞ trust can be a dangerous thing. luckily for this young squirrel everything worked out ok - he got to keep eating and i got an awesome photograph. this little guy let me get within 3-5 feet of him to snap this photograph…
National Dog Day
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National Dog Day

239/366: National Dog Day In honor of national dog day, I would like you to meet Finch (aka Finn, aka Finn McMissile). Finn is the least photographed dog in our pack because she is always moving.  But on this day, I was lucky enough to catch…
Peacock Patterns in Nature
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Peacock Patterns in Nature

145/366: Peacock Patterns in Nature Peacocks have beautiful patterns created by nature.  I loved the patterns the back of the tail create, especially in black and white.  The whites and blacks contain such stark contrasts it really makes…
Spider Web
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The Web

123/366: The Web Nature and Mother nature surround us everywhere we go.. some we see as beautiful and intricate, others we see scary or in the way.  When out in nature, it is natures home, we should do our best to not disturb the animals…
Bee Pollinating A Lemon Tree
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Bee Pollinating A Lemon Tree

109/366: Bee Pollinating A Lemon Tree A local bee pollinating a lemon tree.  This bee stuck around for a while going from flower to flower and hopefully pollinating our lemon tree, so we can have lemons in the near future.  The wonders of…
The Bee and The Lemon Tree
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The Bee and The Lemon Tree

102/366: The Bee and The Lemon Tree I've been watching the bees pollinating our lemon tree the past few days and decided today to try to get a macro shoot of the bees.  I don't own a macro lens, so I decided to use my 85mm and a tripod.  After…
Flower Mound Peacock
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Beautiful Peacock

100/366: Beautiful Peacock I'm working on editing my peacock photos from a few weeks ago.. This is a tight crop from when he had his tail feathers all the way up.  I love how in focus his eye is and how you can really seem the magnificent…
Colorado Prairies
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Colorado Prairies

90/366: Colorado Prairies Horses roam free in the Colorado Prairies of San Juan National Forest.  These horses were owned by someone and not wild, yet they still seem so free.  I love how the mountains in the background have snow on the…
Male Peacock with tail open
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Male Peacock

84/366: Male Peacock I had the pleasure of meeting this beautiful male peacock yesterday and the opportunity to capture his beauty and essence.  Named 'Jewel' - he surely is a jewel... Just watching him dance around and show off his beautiful…
Colorado Fluffy Cow
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Fluffy Cow

17/366: Fluffy Cow Colorado has the fluffiest cows I've ever seen.  This one was blocking the road on our way back out from exploring around Silver Falls off Elwood Pass Road.  Her and a bunch of her friends decided to put on a show for…
Donkeys Selfie
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Donkeys Selfie

168/365: Donkeys Selfie For this donkeys selfie, he wanted to include a friend.  Both donkeys are very friendly and when they realized I had no food for them, they decided to go back to grazing in the green pasture.
Donkey Close-up In a Field
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Donkey Selfie

164/365: Donkey Selfie This donkey was minding his own business in a bright green pasture when he approached me for a selfie.  His friends decided to photobomb, but his selfie still came out pretty awesome. The clouds were perfect today,…
World Turtle Day
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World Turtle Day

143/365: World Turtle Day Happy World Turtle Day.  I came across this tiny turtle on a nature walk a few weeks ago.  Isn't he adorable?
Red-bellied woodpecker
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Red-bellied Woodpecker

129/365: Red-bellied Woodpecker Another photo of the Red-bellied Woodpecker hunting for bugs in the giant Osage tree in our backyard.
Male Cardinal
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Male Cardinal

128/365: Male Cardinal Another shot of one of the male cardinals whom likes to visit our Osage tree and the many bird feeders in our yard.
Red-bellied woodpecker
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Red-bellied Woodpecker

127/365: Red-bellied Woodpecker A Red-bellied Woodpecker whom loves to visit our Osage tree.  If you look on the underside of the tree you can find his favorite spots.
Turtles Sunbathing
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Turtles Sunbathing

114/365: Turtles Sunbathing A family of turtles sunbathing at a local pond on a floating log.  The turtle family that sunbathes together, stays together?
Forest Tent Caterpillar Moth
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Turn Into Something Beautiful...

106/365: Turn Into Something Beautiful... This Malacosoma disstria aka Forest Tent Caterpillar Moth will soon turn into something beautiful.
Winter Landscape
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Winter Landscape

59/365: Winter Landscape A beautiful winter landscape with wildlife enjoying the recent winter snowfall.
Male Domestic Swan Goose
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Male Domestic Swan Goose

56/365: Male Domestic Swan Goose The swan goose (Anser cygnoides) is a rare large goose with a natural breeding range in inland Mongolia, northernmost China, and southeasternRussia. It is migratory and winters mainly in central and eastern…
American Coot
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American Coot

55/365: American Coot The waterborne American Coot is one good reminder that not everything that floats is a duck. A close look at a coot—that small head, those scrawny legs—reveals a different kind of bird entirely. Their dark bodies…