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  1. snakeskin

    Snapshot Title: snakeskin
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: CREATE Lab, 19April2012
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    found at Ohiopyle



  2. policia

    Snapshot Title: policia
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Panorámica PEBETERO - PUMAS vs TIGRES clausura 2013
    Image Owner: pumasyosoy



    Description:

    por que?



  3. nice tail!

    Snapshot Title: nice tail!
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Ephemeroptera - Ephermerellidae ephemerella (dorsal view)
    Image Owner: Powdermill1956



    Description:



  4. Kalalau Trail, I think

    Snapshot Title: Kalalau Trail, I think
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Kalepa Ridge Trail view of Kauaʻi's Na Pali Coast
    Image Owner: Gavin Farrell



    Description:

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kalalau_Trail Will open in a new tab or windowyou gotta go; it's amazing!



  5. this fishface

    Snapshot Title: this fishface
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Internet Cafe
    Image Owner: dis magazine



    Description:

    needs camouflage



  6. Smithfield Street Bridge

    Snapshot Title: Smithfield Street Bridge
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Pittsburgh from Mt. Washington
    Image Owner: Michael Franz



    Description:

    a gigapan shot from the bridge: gigapan.com/gigapans/126136



  7. ladder to the top of cathedral

    Snapshot Title: ladder to the top of cathedral
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Cologne, Germany, for photokina 2012
    Image Owner: von Aichberger & Roenneke Neue Medien



    Description:

    nice view from here?



  8. beer in hand

    Snapshot Title: beer in hand
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Cologne, Germany, for photokina 2012
    Image Owner: von Aichberger & Roenneke Neue Medien



    Description:



  9. dank frau Holle doppelt schneesicher

    Snapshot Title: dank frau Holle doppelt schneesicher
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Kitzbüheler Horn
    Image Owner: Andreas Schnederle-Wagner



    Description:

    thank Frau Holle for twice the snow?
    www.tourismuspresse.at/presseaussendung/TPT_20071029_TPT0004 Will open in a new tab or window



  10. lounging

    Snapshot Title: lounging
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Kitzbüheler Horn
    Image Owner: Andreas Schnederle-Wagner



    Description:

    the good life



  11. Fritz Egger Ges.mbH, Weiberndorf, Sankt Johann

    Snapshot Title: Fritz Egger Ges.mbH, Weiberndorf, Sankt Johann
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Kitzbüheler Horn
    Image Owner: Andreas Schnederle-Wagner



    Description:

    wood laminates



  12. avalanches

    Snapshot Title: avalanches
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Kitzbüheler Horn
    Image Owner: Andreas Schnederle-Wagner



    Description:

    notice the ski track crossing it



  13. ski jump

    Snapshot Title: ski jump
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Kitzbüheler Horn
    Image Owner: Andreas Schnederle-Wagner



    Description:

    under a gondola!



  14. Normalville

    Snapshot Title: Normalville
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Looking west from Laurel Highlands Hiking Trail
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:



  15. avalanche

    Snapshot Title: avalanche
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: BIG MOUNTAIN Freeride Worldcup Fieberbrunn, Austria
    Image Owner: Andreas Schnederle-Wagner



    Description:



  16. looks like good skiing!

    Snapshot Title: looks like good skiing!
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: BIG MOUNTAIN Freeride Worldcup Fieberbrunn, Austria
    Image Owner: Andreas Schnederle-Wagner



    Description:

    wow



  17. snow on tree trunks

    Snapshot Title: snow on tree trunks
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Two trees laden with snow, Laurel Ridge State Park
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    wind-blown



  18. sky

    Snapshot Title: sky
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Two trees laden with snow, Laurel Ridge State Park
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:



  19. ¿qué es esto?

    Snapshot Title: ¿qué es esto?
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Agua Dulce - Chorrillos
    Image Owner: Edgar Asencios Miranda



    Description:

    what is it?



  20. surtidor de agua para areas verdes

    Snapshot Title: surtidor de agua para areas verdes
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Agua Dulce - Chorrillos
    Image Owner: Edgar Asencios Miranda



    Description:

    water dispenser for green areas (fill up your water truck here?)



  21. big birds and small birds

    Snapshot Title: big birds and small birds
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Agua Dulce - Chorrillos
    Image Owner: Edgar Asencios Miranda



    Description:

    pelicans?



  22. shopping for a bag

    Snapshot Title: shopping for a bag
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Lyon 77 gigapixels : French largest gigapixel!
    Image Owner: degraaf



    Description:

    the headless shopper



  23. Hotel Garni Sonnleit'n

    Snapshot Title: Hotel Garni Sonnleit'n
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: 360° Panorama View from Hotel St. Johanner Hof
    Image Owner: Andreas Schnederle-Wagner



    Description:



  24. skier high on the mountain

    Snapshot Title: skier high on the mountain
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: 360° Panorama View from Hotel St. Johanner Hof
    Image Owner: Andreas Schnederle-Wagner



    Description:

    is there a lift that high?



  25. lonely tree

    Snapshot Title: lonely tree
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: 360° Panorama View from Hotel St. Johanner Hof
    Image Owner: Andreas Schnederle-Wagner



    Description:



  26. huh?

    Snapshot Title: huh?
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Happy Holidays from all of us at GigaPan
    Image Owner: Michael Franz



    Description:

    you lookin' at me?



  27. Stitch & Upload Software

    Snapshot Title: Stitch & Upload Software
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Happy Holidays from all of us at GigaPan
    Image Owner: Michael Franz



    Description:

    Paul Heckbert - Software Engineer, PIttsburgh, PA



  28. Persian Gulf oil fields

    Snapshot Title: Persian Gulf oil fields
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Earth at Night 2012: The Black Marble
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    Kuwait in upper left, Riyadh in lower left, Bahrain & Qatar at bottom center, United Arab Emirates (Dubai, etc) in lower right.



  29. North Korea

    Snapshot Title: North Korea
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Earth at Night 2012: The Black Marble
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    lights out



  30. Pakistan-India border

    Snapshot Title: Pakistan-India border
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Earth at Night 2012: The Black Marble
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    The isolated line meandering through the center - all lit up! Hyderabad is in lower left. There are many cities along the Indus River in upper left. Delhi is the huge city at right.



  31. Venezuela, Orinoco Tar Sands oil fields?

    Snapshot Title: Venezuela, Orinoco Tar Sands oil fields?
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Earth at Night 2012: The Black Marble
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    The island at right is Trinidad, so the bright area at lower left is probably part of the Orinoco Tar Sands. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orinoco_Belt Will open in a new tab or window



  32. Alaska'a North Slope

    Snapshot Title: Alaska'a North Slope
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Earth at Night 2012: The Black Marble
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    more oil fields, lit up at night



  33. Alberta oil sand development

    Snapshot Title: Alberta oil sand development
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Earth at Night 2012: The Black Marble
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    I believe the lights at top center are Athabasca Oil Sand fields near Fort McMurray, northern Alberta. Note how few roads there are in this area. The city in lower left is Edmonton.

    en.wik Will open in a new tab or window...



  34. Eagle Ford oil & gas fields of south Texas?

    Snapshot Title: Eagle Ford oil & gas fields of south Texas?
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Earth at Night 2012: The Black Marble
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    The city at top is San Antonio, and those at lower left and lower right are Nuevo Laredo, MX and Corpus Christi, but the arc of dispersed lights sweeping west to east in the middle is probably oil & g...



  35. North Dakota oil fields

    Snapshot Title: North Dakota oil fields
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Earth at Night 2012: The Black Marble
    Image Owner: NASA Earth Observatory



    Description:

    Apparently they have lights on through the night. Are they needed? That looks like Lake Sakakawea in the lower right.



  36. what causes the green?

    Snapshot Title: what causes the green?
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Minsk Green
    Image Owner: Robin Rohrback-Schiavone



    Description:

    what mineral?



  37. GP11

    Snapshot Title: GP11
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Willamette Morning, November in P-Town
    Image Owner: Ben Hein



    Description:



  38. CMU's flying pineapple logo

    Snapshot Title: CMU's flying pineapple logo
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Fall Leaves
    Image Owner: Illah Nourbakhsh



    Description:

    it's actually supposed to be a thistle



  39. is this "thread" natural or synthetic?

    Snapshot Title: is this "thread" natural or synthetic?
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Lichen and mushroom covered branches, Focus stacking
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:



  40. mushroom

    Snapshot Title: mushroom
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Lichen and mushroom covered branches, Focus stacking
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:



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