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Senior Photo Editor for National Geographic Magazine, making these iPhone field notes while wandering near and far from home. [streaming via Instagram @chenpamela]
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Like snow monkeys we did the ritual post-snowboard hot tub in a dark windy Colorado blizzard. Frozen beard but warm toes of @mohawkst #latergram

Like snow monkeys we did the ritual post-snowboard hot tub in a dark windy Colorado blizzard. Frozen beard but warm toes of @mohawkst #latergram

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Last ride of the day with @HannahTeter on Ajax Mountain for Special Olympics unified races. Frame grab find from the @GoPro cinematography of Michael Cairy, SO Colorado. (at Aspen (Ajax) Mountain)

Last ride of the day with @HannahTeter on Ajax Mountain for Special Olympics unified races. Frame grab find from the @GoPro cinematography of Michael Cairy, SO Colorado. (at Aspen (Ajax) Mountain)

Little bird, trees, mountains, sun: check, check, check, check. With @mohawkst for @specialolympics unified race today at #Aspen Mountain. (at Top Of Aspen Mountain)

Little bird, trees, mountains, sun: check, check, check, check. With @mohawkst for @specialolympics unified race today at #Aspen Mountain. (at Top Of Aspen Mountain)

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Steam swirls up into cold winter air and turns @mohawkst into a mysterious figure.   (at Snowmass/Aspen Village)

Steam swirls up into cold winter air and turns @mohawkst into a mysterious figure. (at Snowmass/Aspen Village)

Hello, sunrise. My sister @brchenda and her Romeo of @romeo_and_sebastian

Hello, sunrise. My sister @brchenda and her Romeo of @romeo_and_sebastian

New year, fresh dreams, warm wishes for friends and family, and more time on sunset pebble beaches. #heart (at Point Bonita Cove)

New year, fresh dreams, warm wishes for friends and family, and more time on sunset pebble beaches. #heart (at Point Bonita Cove)

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Where the last unicorns live. Frothy #sea with @brchenda (at Point Bonita)

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This little guy is older than me. My mom brought him with her when she immigrated to America. Unearthing treasures at home #comfort (at Syracuse)

This little guy is older than me. My mom brought him with her when she immigrated to America. Unearthing treasures at home #comfort (at Syracuse)

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