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Countdown Pedestrian Signal With 59 Seconds

A countdown pedestrian signal displays the walking person symbol and the number 59. According to the Federal Highway Administration, the pedestrian countdown signal appears to be an effective and low cost way to increase safe pedestrian behavior.The walking person symbol means that it is safe to walk while the number 59 represents the number of [...]


Pin Oak Leaf In Snow, Near East Bangor, PA

A Pin Oak Leaf, wet with drops of water, lies on the ground in the snow. In the vicinity of East Bangor, Pennsylvania. (Sam D'Amico)
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Silhouetted Pine Tree. Yellowstone National Park.

A pine tree silhouetted against the sunlit landscape. Yellowstone National Park. USA. (Sam D'Amico)
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The Top Of A Traffic Cone

A monochromatic abstraction is created by photographing the top of a traffic cone as seen while looking down, Friendship Heights, Maryland. (Sam D'Amico)

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A High-rise View IntoThe Blue

The windows of a high-rise building, located in Bethesda, Maryland, reflecting the blue sky. (Sam D'Amico)
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An Energy Saver That Requires Caution

A compact fluorescent light bulb, or CFL, lights the interior of a metal hanging lampshade, in an office in Washington, DC. While the United States Environmental Protection Agency, or EPA, encourages Americans to use CFLs in their homes to save energy and prevent greenhouse gas emissions, the EPA also warns that since CFLs contain mercury, [...]


Three Elk Heads On Opposite Walls As You Exit

Three taxidermically treated elk heads are mounted on two opposite walls near the exit of a hotel. Gardiner, Montana. (Sam D'Amico)

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Fork, Salad Plate, Raspberry Vinaigrette

A fork rests in a white salad plate containing the only things left after a nutritious salad had been eaten; pink raspberry vinaigrette and small pieces of some of the salad ingredients. (Sam D’Amico)
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Watching The Changing Of The Guard Ceremony. Arlington National Cemetery. Arlington, VA.

A spectator watches the Changing of the Guard ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknowns. Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA. (Sam D'Amico)

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Biplane And Storm Clouds

A biplane appears diminutive while flying across a break in dark and ominous storm clouds over the Northwest, or Skylands, region of New Jersey. (Sam D'Amico)
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Train Tracks Blur While Traveling On A Train

Trains record as a blur while speeding along the tracks of the Amtrak Northeast Regional line in New Jersey. The Northeast Regional line was formerly know as the Northeast Corridor line. (Sam D'Amico)
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Dignitaries From Ghana Wearing Traditional Clothing

Dignitaries from Ghana wearing traditional clothing. The dignitary in the center is holding a royal scepter, or damli.


Close Up Of A Big Black Dog Against A Dark Background

A close up of a large black dog blends into a dark background. The licenses that hang from the dogs neck can be seen glowing against the dog. Pullman, Washington. (Sam D'Amico)
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The C and O Canal and a wrought iron architectural detail in the Georgetown section of Washington DC

The C and O Canal and a wrought iron architectural detail in the Georgetown section of Washington DC


The Road To Creativity

The road to creativity can be be rough or smooth, think unpaved and paved.
If you were to get from point A to point B, an unpaved road would  provide a slow and uncertain journey while a smooth road would get you there faster and with confidence.
As a photographer, your pavement is the understanding and application of craft.
Understanding how [...]


Tuba And Marching Band Musician, Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.

A close-up of the mid-section of a uniformed musician holding a tuba while waiting to enter the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. New York, NY. (Sam D’Amico)
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Australian Freshwater Crocodile, Crocodylus Johnstoni, reflected in water

An Australian Freshwater Crocodile, Crocodylus Johnstoni, is reflected in water. The Crocodile was part of the Animal Planet Australia: Wild Extremes! exhibi at The National Aquarium located in the Inner Harbor area of Baltimore, Maryland. (Sam D'Amico)
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Backlit Yellow Leaf Hangs On A White Birch Tree In Autumn

A single yellow leaf hanging on a white birch tree glows from autumnal back-light, Boston Massachusetts. (Sam D’Amico)
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During the spring and summer,leaves get their green color from chlorophyll, a pigment needed for photosynthesis. As the sunlight wanes during the Fall the chlorophyll [...]


High Tension Wires At Sunset

High tension wires recede into the distance during sunset, Iselin, NJ.


Sharing The Shade Of A Small Tree, Washington, DC

Two people share the shade of a small tree in Washington DC. The commuters were seeking relief from the heat of a sunny, summer day while waiting for a bus on the 2800 Block of 16th Street N.W.


Lodgepole Pine Trees Yellowstone National Park

Along the sides of the roads in Yellowstone National Park you’ll see many stands of Lodgepole pine trees (pinus contorta). What struck me visually about the stands of these tall, straight species of pine was the density of the forests as well as the difference in the tonality and width of the individual trees.


Colorful Beach Umbrellas Move In A Summer Breeze

The edges of colorful beach umbrellas furl from a summer breeze while a seagull flies through a blue sky filled with fair weather white clouds, Long Beach Island, New Jersey.


Making Photographs Or Editing Files

Do you spend your time making a photograph or editing files?
You make a photograph with your camera, you edit files with your computer.
Some photographers get the photograph completed in the camera.
Some photographers rely on photo editing software to complete their pictures.
Photographers that get the photograph completed in the camera rely on their understanding of photography to create their final [...]


Passenger Ferry On Puget Sound, Seattle, Washington.

A passenger ferry moves across Puget Sound toward Seattle Washington, the 35th floor observation deck At Smith Tower, Seattle Washington. (Sam D’Amico)
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