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#16 Peter Creasey

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Posted 18 December 2006 - 10:19 PM

Recent sunset as viewed from our balcony at Galveston beach...pretty nice venue for a classy dinner and wine!

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#17 Cathy

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Posted 18 December 2006 - 10:30 PM

Taken south of Carmel in June 2005 -

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#18 SLBunge

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Posted 18 December 2006 - 10:48 PM

Your charming hummingbird photo made me think about one from this past summer...

Sometimes when you review the photo you just took, you are surprised.

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Posted 18 December 2006 - 10:55 PM

Wow.
You're only as good as your grease.


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#20 helena

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Posted 18 December 2006 - 11:47 PM

to continue the bird theme, and to introduce the surreal one:

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Posted 19 December 2006 - 12:02 AM

to continue the bird theme, and to introduce the surreal one:

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That's insane. Love the bird shots.

Herewith one of my own, taken in January at the Capitola Wharf. That's not a zoom: I was about six feet away.

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Posted 19 December 2006 - 12:04 AM

Did the ducks get eaten in the end? ;)

Could be the first scene of a horror movie :(

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#23 StephanieL

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Posted 19 December 2006 - 01:34 AM

Sunset over the beach at Cape May this past summer.

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#24 Maurice Naughton

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Posted 19 December 2006 - 06:40 AM

The Boy with White Hair

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Paris, Parc de Bellevilled
Cambridge University Professor of Electrical Engineering, Sir Charles Oatley, in October, 1948, along with his student Dennis McMullan, began the research that led to the production of the first scanning electron microscope in 1965.

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#25 Maurice Naughton

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Posted 19 December 2006 - 06:49 AM

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Paris - Diminished Asset
Cambridge University Professor of Electrical Engineering, Sir Charles Oatley, in October, 1948, along with his student Dennis McMullan, began the research that led to the production of the first scanning electron microscope in 1965.

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#26 Maurice Naughton

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Posted 19 December 2006 - 06:54 AM

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Paris - Where the Ghosts Live in Montparnasse
Cambridge University Professor of Electrical Engineering, Sir Charles Oatley, in October, 1948, along with his student Dennis McMullan, began the research that led to the production of the first scanning electron microscope in 1965.

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#27 Melonious Thunk

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Posted 19 December 2006 - 07:39 AM

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#28 Melonious Thunk

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Posted 19 December 2006 - 07:40 AM

Eating mussels in Cancale.

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#29 Melonious Thunk

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Posted 19 December 2006 - 07:41 AM

Looks good enough to eat.

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Posted 19 December 2006 - 02:20 PM

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