Colorful costumes

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A popular and fun activity in the Forbidden City is dressing up in costume.  

Spring Flowers

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The Bellevue Botanical Garden, Bellevue, Washington lenses: Lensbaby Composer, Sigma 150mm Macro lens

Seventeen Arch Bridge

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  The Summer Palace, Beijing, China www.travelchinaguide.com/attraction/beijing/summer/seventeen.htm

Rooftops

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  The Forbidden City,  Beijing, China

Happy Halloween!

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Watch out for zombies tonight! All photos taken during La Fiesta de Gràcia in August 2014

Flowers

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Double exposure – first image taken with 150mm Macro lens, second taken with Lensbaby Composer All images taken at the Bellevue Botanical Garden  

Fireworks

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Lake Union 4th of July Fireworks, Seattle