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Photo: Baboons in a New York City zoo

Baboons, Prospect Park Zoo

Photo of the Day, July 6, 2011

This Month in Photo of the Day: Animal Pictures

This photo was taken at the Prospect Park Zoo in New ...

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Photo: Close up of a Sally Lightfoot crab

Sally Lightfoot Crab, Galápagos Islands

Photo of the Day, July 5, 2011

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In the Galápagos Islands, I tried capturing the brilliant colors ...

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Photo: A herd of springbok

Springbok, Namibia

Photo of the Day, July 4, 2011

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A herd of springbok bounds across Sperrgebiet National Park, 5.4 ...

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Photo: A blue-tongued lizard

Blue-Tongued Lizard, Australia

Photo of the Day, July 3, 2011

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Australian blue-tongued lizards are widespread over our great country. This particular ...

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Photo: A grizzly bear with her cub in the snow

Grizzly Bear and Cub

Photo of the Day, July 2, 2011

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Yellowstone! Had the pleasure of observing this grizzly sow and her ...

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Photo: Horses in Snowdonia National Park, Wales

Horses, Wales

Photo of the Day, July 1, 2011

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This photograph was taken near Pitt's Head in Snowdonia National ...

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Photo: A close-up of an elephant

Elephant, South Africa

Photo of the Day, June 30, 2011

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I took this photo on a job in South Africa ...

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Photo: A paraglider photographed against a sand dune

Paraglider, Glamis Dunes

Photo of the Day, June 29, 2011

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Glamis Dunes in California, taken with a Canon EOS 7D ...

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Photo: A woman on a train in Turkey

Train Ride, Istanbul

Photo of the Day, June 28, 2011

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This shot was taken on a train ride, when the ...

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Photo: A yellow taxi in the midst of pedestrians carrying umbrellas

Taxi, Tokyo

Photo of the Day, June 27, 2011

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On a rainy evening in Tokyo, I was seeking shelter ...

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Photo: A silhouette of a man watching the moon from a beach cabana

Moonrise, Caribbean Sea

Photo of the Day, June 26, 2011

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Our neighbor enjoys the view of the moon rising over ...

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Photo: Dogs pulling a sled in Norway

Dog Sled, Norway

Photo of the Day, June 25, 2011

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A dog sledge at Spitsbergen

(This photo and caption were ...

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Photo: Rocks and beach at Cape Alava

Cape Alava, Washington

Photo of the Day, June 24, 2011

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Cape Alava is the westernmost point in the lower 48 ...

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Photo: An ice cream truck at sunset

Ice Cream Vendor, Greece

Photo of the Day, June 23, 2011

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Shot in Rodos, Greece. I was there for four days ...

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Photo: Fishing cabins in the mist

Dawn, Hwacheon

Photo of the Day, June 22, 2011

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Calm and serene view of a misty fishing place around ...

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Photo: A breed of cattle with long, shaggy hair photographed in the Scottish Highlands

Highland Cattle, Scotland

Photo of the Day, June 21, 2011

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While hiking in Scotland we encountered an ancient breed of ...

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Photo: A camel trader sits near a fire before dawn

Camel Trader, India

Photo of the Day, June 20, 2011

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Rising before the sun, a lone camel trader sits near ...

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Photo: A bare tree against a colorful background at Arches National

Tree, Arches National Park

Photo of the Day, June 19, 2011

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Was photographing one of the arches in Arches National Park ...

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Photo: A snorkeler swims in the clear waters of St. Thomas

Snorkeler, St. Thomas

Photo of the Day, June 18, 2011

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A sole snorkeler journeys through the aqua waters in St ...

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Photo: Young goat herder girls standing in the desert with an approaching sandstorm

Goat Herders, Djibouti

Photo of the Day, June 17, 2011

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A fierce sandstorm approaches Lac Abhe, Djibouti, Africa, but does ...

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Photo: A city street enveloped in fog

Fog, Spokane

Photo of the Day, June 16, 2011

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I love Spokane, one of the hidden gems of the ...

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Photo: An underwater photograph of aquatic plants growing in a cave

Cave Diving, Yucatan Peninsula

Photo of the Day, June 15, 2011

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I have been a cave diver since 1997, and I ...

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Photo: A Kyrgyz woman walking in her village

Karakol Lake

Photo of the Day, June 14, 2011

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This lady is a part of a very small Kyrgyz ...

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Photo: A man on a balcony overlooking a street in Havana

Street Scene, Havana

Photo of the Day, June 13, 2011

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A man watches the busy street below while getting some ...

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Photo: The morning skyline of silhouetted temples

Sunrise Skyline, Bagan

Photo of the Day, June 12, 2011

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Known for its more than 4,000 temples in a ...

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Photo: A pathway covered in red autumn leaves in a German forest

Autumn Woods, Germany

Photo of the Day, June 11, 2011

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This photo was taken during autumn in Hameln, Germany, which ...

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Photo: Hot air balloons float over the landscape

Balloon Flight, Bagan

Photo of the Day, June 10, 2011

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Floating over the 2,300 temples at dawn in Bagan ...

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Photo: Children looking at a train from above

Children Watching Train, Edinburgh

Photo of the Day, June 9, 2011

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This photo was taken during my visit to Edinburgh as ...

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Photo: A misty mountain range

Morning Mist, Knuckles Range

Photo of the Day, June 8, 2011

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Watching the morning mist move over the Knuckles range in ...

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Photo: A crow flies over statues of Buddha

Buddhas and Bird, Sri Lanka

Photo of the Day, June 7, 2011

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Sri Lanka's ubiquitous Buddhas mingle with one of Sri ...

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Photo: A leopard standing on a fallen tree

Leopard, South Africa

Photo of the Day, June 6, 2011

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A dew-bathed juvenile leopard takes a peaceful moment atop a ...

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Photo: Interior curved corridor in a 17th-century stone tower

Round Tower, Copenhagen

Photo of the Day, June 5, 2011

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The Round Tower is a 17th-century tower built under the ...

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Photo: Jockeys in colorful jerseys coming around a racetrack

Palio Horse Race, Siena

Photo of the Day, June 4, 2011

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One year of hopes, no more than ninety seconds to ...

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Photo: A nighttime street scene in Havana

Centro Habana

Photo of the Day, June 3, 2011

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Taken in Centro Habana late at night. Wandering the streets ...

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Photo: A close-up of a tiger in Thailand

Tiger, Chiang Mai

Photo of the Day, June 2, 2011

This Month in Photo of the Day: Traveler Contest Images

I will never forget the opportunity I had to be ...

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Photo: A group of monks in red robes

Monks, Bhutan

Photo of the Day, June 1, 2011

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At the Dzong in Punakha, Bhutan, a young monk breaks ...

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