Jon Wacek's photos

badlands spires

24 Jun 2017 11 4 119
spires and ridges of badlands topography in the prairies of western South Dakota, US.

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14 Aug 2017 4 1 115
another old barn falls victim to changing times

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21 Aug 2017 7 3 205
solar eclipse of August 21 2017: early in the totality phase. (cropped only )

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21 Aug 2017 4 202
my version of the "diamond ring" phase of the solar eclipse August 21 2017

junco portrait

25 Jan 2017 6 3 154
dark eyed junco; the Oregon Junco subspecies

blue jay feeder s

08 Feb 2017 5 3 141
One of a pair that have become regulars at my feeder. They take the peanuts, sunflower seeds, and corn kernels, leaving the rest for the sparrows.

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13 Jan 2017 5 2 141
a dark eyed junco posing:

northern flicker red shafted

07 Jan 2017 6 2 143
Red Shafted Northern Flicker at a suet feeder

northern shovelers

17 May 2016 2 2 124
A pair of Northern Shoveler ducks feeding at a small pond.

odd duck

08 Jun 2016 2 1 119
I believe this unusual duck to be a mallard - domestic duck cross: He's sharing a pond with a small flock of mallards.

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02 Nov 2016 7 4 173
Detail of a recently completed monumental sculpture entitled "dignity"; it depicts a native American woman displaying pride in her culture with a star quilt. The completed statue stands 15 meters high and overlooks the Missouri River. (Artist: Dale Lamphere)

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02 Nov 2016 5 2 177
A new recently completed monumental sculpture entitled "dignity"; it depicts a native American woman with displaying pride in her culture with a star quilt. The completed statue stands 15 meters high and overlooks the Missouri River. (Artist: Dale Lamphere)

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bison afternoon nap

01 Oct 2016 8 3 161
A warm sunny autumn afternoon is a perfect time for a little nap. A young American bison (buffalo) bull at rest.

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21 Jul 2015 5 2 164
The old Missouri River highway bridge at sunset: it still carries local automobile traffic.

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10 Aug 2016 9 2 145
cumulonimbus rising; an afternoon thunderstorm developing

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07 Sep 2013 5 3 154
possibly the worst bridge I have seen that is still in service. It crosses a small creek on a rural farm road.

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06 Aug 2016 4 5 173
This old single lane pony truss bridge will be demolished and replaced after eighty six years of service. This photo marks the last two weeks of its existence.

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