Quintessentially Home

Challenge #1 in the The Natural World Around Us series. Hosted by Entropius.
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If you had to describe the natural environment around your home in one picture, what would it be? What natural scene (wildlife, landscape, plant, etc.) is iconic of your home? This can either be something your home region is famous for (cactus in my home of southern Arizona), or something that's less known but still defines the natural environment around where you live (hummingbirds, say, in Arizona). Send the world a postcard describing your home.
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A touch of fearytale
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Picture taken from Rodini park in the town of Rhodes, Greece, 5 minutes walk from home...
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Submitted: Wednesday, 27th May, 2009 21:52 (GMT)
Taken: Saturday, 25th April, 2009
Focal length: 17 mm
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Aperture: F5
ISO: 100
Notes: Essentially it is an HDR, but was made with the thought of preserving the atmosphere of the beautifull moment instead of altering it.
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