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2017-04-12 9:33:20 PM  
26 votes:
2/3
Creek in the Quinault Rainforest
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2017-04-12 9:26:00 PM  
22 votes:
1/3
Larches and Stuart Mountain at sunrise
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2017-04-13 12:40:05 AM  
21 votes:
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2017-04-09 11:36:04 PM  
18 votes:
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Tunnel view at Yosemite a couple of weeks ago.  All the falls are flowing beautifully.
 
2017-04-09 4:16:21 PM  
18 votes:
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2017-04-12 9:07:56 AM  
17 votes:
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Wild Horses

Assateague Island

 
2017-04-13 12:21:00 AM  
16 votes:
So much goodness here it almost talks me out of submitting.
Just shot the herons that nest in Santa Rosa city limits this week. Haven't sorted all the pictures but this is one I like. No editing what so ever, straight out of the camera.
Not trying to win, just want to share...

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2017-04-09 4:17:12 PM  
16 votes:
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2017-04-12 9:39:00 AM  
15 votes:
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Bull Elk

A young bull elk with a reputation for being particularly nasty and aggressive, despite not being the dominant male in the herd. While tracking this fellow along the Occonoluftee River in Eastern Branch Cherokee lands to get a good shot, no less than six locals from went out of their way to warn me of his aggressive nature. Just a few minutes prior to this shot, I had the unfortunate pleasure of watching him handily dispatch a yappy dog with a well-placed hoof.

 
2017-04-11 10:09:11 PM  
15 votes:
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2017-04-09 11:37:26 PM  
15 votes:
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Upper Yosemite Falls.
 
2017-04-09 11:34:56 PM  
14 votes:
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Backyard hummingbird
 
2017-04-13 5:58:04 AM  
13 votes:
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Alligator head sticking out of the duckweed.
Honey Island Swamp. October 2015.
 
2017-04-13 12:25:08 AM  
13 votes:
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Adirondacks, NY
 
2017-04-13 12:04:30 AM  
13 votes:
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Ernestine Eagle, Kenai, AK
 
2017-04-09 4:18:18 PM  
13 votes:
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2017-04-09 12:31:02 PM  
13 votes:
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Immature bald eagle about to stick the landing.
 
2017-04-09 11:36:01 AM  
13 votes:
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Eagles discussing nesting options. Monitor Wa
 
2017-04-09 11:33:07 AM  
13 votes:
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Osprey hovering over Entiat River WA looking for a fish 4/8/17
 
2017-04-13 12:41:59 AM  
12 votes:
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2017-04-13 12:05:51 AM  
11 votes:
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Rogue caribou in the vastness of Denali National Park. He's apparently unaware that he's a herd animal.
 
2017-04-12 11:01:55 PM  
11 votes:
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2017-04-12 6:43:21 PM  
10 votes:
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2017-04-11 10:24:24 PM  
10 votes:
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2017-04-09 7:10:38 PM  
10 votes:
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2017-04-09 10:54:08 AM  
10 votes:
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2017-04-13 2:17:21 PM  
9 votes:
 
2017-04-13 9:46:14 AM  
9 votes:
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Low tide at Tuafanua


North Shore, Ofu Island, American Samoa

 
2017-04-13 12:38:05 AM  
9 votes:
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2017-04-13 12:13:05 AM  
9 votes:
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Namibia
 
2017-04-12 9:32:01 AM  
9 votes:

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Dominance Challenge

A larger, older buck asserts his dominant position over a younger male. Note,
this is not a kill fight as would be prompted by two dominant bucks disputing territory,
but rather two bucks from the same herd sparring to establish a pecking order.

 
2017-04-10 11:00:10 PM  
9 votes:
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DSCN1066 by jambayalajo, on Flickr

 
2017-04-09 7:11:05 PM  
9 votes:
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2017-04-09 7:10:05 PM  
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I think he was a survivor of the lawn mower masacree the previous year.  He was missing half of his right ear and his left hind leg was withered.  He still kept out of our dogs' reach.
 
2017-04-11 9:18:52 PM  
8 votes:
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2017-04-09 1:49:33 PM  
8 votes:
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2017-04-13 2:21:10 PM  
7 votes:
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cardinals-45 by Jonathan, on Flickr
 
2017-04-13 6:33:01 AM  
7 votes:
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nap time, Santa Cruz, CA
 
2017-04-13 4:14:48 AM  
7 votes:
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OMNOMNOM
 
2017-04-13 1:03:50 AM  
7 votes:
Mount St. Helens ash eruption, March 8, 2005

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2017-04-12 10:52:57 PM  
7 votes:
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2017-04-12 9:34:37 PM  
7 votes:
3/3
Moonlit moss covered Trees in the Quinault Rainforest
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2017-04-12 6:39:09 PM  
7 votes:
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2017-04-11 6:14:51 PM  
7 votes:
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2017-04-11 4:51:03 PM  
7 votes:
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One week later-March 16
 
2017-04-09 11:34:48 AM  
7 votes:
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"Feathers", one of my backyard scrubjays.
 
2017-04-09 12:32:45 AM  
7 votes:
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Snapped this guy in Hong Kong last week. Flashy little thing.
 
2017-04-13 2:55:44 PM  
6 votes:
1 of 3
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Red Sky at Night
 
2017-04-13 8:20:03 AM  
6 votes:
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Hiking one day last fall, Ivy Creek Natural Area
 
2017-04-13 5:56:18 AM  
6 votes:
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Bird of prey with fresh kill.
Honey Island Swamp, December 2012
 
2017-04-13 1:27:56 AM  
6 votes:
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Prairie Creek State Park, Ca
 
2017-04-13 12:51:06 AM  
6 votes:
Mating crane flies
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2017-04-13 12:37:07 AM  
6 votes:
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2017-04-13 12:21:32 AM  
6 votes:
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Namibia
 
2017-04-12 6:32:00 PM  
6 votes:
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2017-04-11 10:23:25 PM  
6 votes:
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2017-04-10 8:07:10 AM  
6 votes:
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Bell Rock. Sedona, AZ
 
2017-04-09 10:19:44 AM  
6 votes:
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2017-04-13 8:48:36 PM  
5 votes:
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2017-04-13 2:58:19 PM  
5 votes:
3 of 3
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Purple Sunset
 
2017-04-13 2:30:43 PM  
5 votes:
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Trout Lily, Ritchie County, WV
 
2017-04-13 12:59:10 AM  
5 votes:
Another blue heron

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2017-04-13 12:46:35 AM  
5 votes:
Lots of red bud blooming in the woods right now
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2017-04-13 12:20:06 AM  
5 votes:
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San Diego Sunset
 
2017-04-13 12:13:12 AM  
5 votes:
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2017-04-13 12:06:55 AM  
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Yearling calf, future sister-biter.
 
2017-04-12 10:40:10 PM  
5 votes:
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Chalk Cliffs, Isle of Wight UK

 
2017-04-09 10:54:51 AM  
5 votes:
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2017-04-13 8:47:55 PM  
4 votes:
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2017-04-13 2:57:25 PM  
4 votes:
2 of 3

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Frontenac
 
2017-04-13 9:00:04 AM  
4 votes:
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I saw a few man-made objects in a few of the other entries, so I thought this would be acceptable.

/Glendalough Monastic City, Ireland
 
2017-04-13 12:56:08 AM  
4 votes:

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Looks familiar, Kwhopper. The elephant seal rookery near San Simeon?

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2017-04-13 12:49:14 AM  
4 votes:
Not so shy violet
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2017-04-13 12:23:46 AM  
4 votes:
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Near Entiat, WA
 
2017-04-13 12:17:52 AM  
4 votes:
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Sunrise in Monument Valley
 
2017-04-12 5:54:56 PM  
4 votes:
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2017-04-11 9:20:32 PM  
4 votes:
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2017-04-11 4:46:32 PM  
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The other end.
 
2017-04-09 11:39:52 AM  
4 votes:
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Hummingbird perched in my backyard lemon tree.
 
2017-04-09 10:22:14 AM  
4 votes:
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2017-04-13 6:32:19 PM  
3 votes:
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3of 3.
All taken this afternoon at Frontenac State Park, pictured in fst_creeper's second entry above.
 
2017-04-13 2:37:58 PM  
3 votes:
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Wake-Robin Trillium, Wayne County, WV
 
2017-04-13 2:29:36 PM  
3 votes:
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Little Huff Creek near the mouth, Wyoming County, WV
 
2017-04-13 2:19:16 PM  
3 votes:
 
2017-04-13 10:58:48 AM  
3 votes:
Steller's jay in the aspens at Santa Fe Ski Area.

He moved right when I got the shot, so he's nice and watercolor looking.



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2017-04-13 4:09:28 AM  
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2017-04-13 1:30:08 AM  
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Bryson City, NC
my view for this past New Years weekend
 
2017-04-13 12:48:16 AM  
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2017-04-13 12:41:18 AM  
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This is as close to interesting natural I've gotten recently.
 
2017-04-11 4:44:31 PM  
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Nature is not always pretty, aftermath of a windstorm.
 
2017-04-09 12:01:15 PM  
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Northern Mockingbird chicks that were raised in my backyard by their parents, Stanley and Iris, late last summer.
 
2017-04-14 12:47:16 AM  
2 votes:

Elsinore: fanbladesaresharp: Abandoned creamery, Loleta, CA, 2 yrs ago. Also used as the location of the "Shamrock mask factory" in Halloween III.

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A fungus among us on my fence-us.

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Cool photos. Can you repost them individually rather than both in the same post?


Odd. Thought I did, but anyway, try it again....
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2017-04-13 6:26:18 PM  
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1 of 3
 
2017-04-13 9:09:24 AM  
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Found this rabbit while monitoring pipeline installation in Montego Bay, Jamaica May 2015
 
2017-04-13 12:14:29 AM  
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2017-04-14 12:50:36 AM  
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2017-04-13 2:34:14 AM  
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Fiddler crab sees reflection
 
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