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Picture of a man and woman riding a bicycle down a city street in Japan

Bicycle Ride, Japan

Photo of the Day, August 24, 2012

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A couple riding a bicycle in front of me, Shinsaibashi, Osaka ...

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Picture of a flamingo at a natural hot spring in Bolivia

Flamingo, Bolivia

Photo of the Day, August 23, 2012

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Taken at sunrise at Termas de Chalviri, Bolivia, in January 2012 ...

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Picture of a woman seen between the cars of a passing train

Woman, Train Platform

Photo of the Day, August 22, 2012

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"Be sincere: it never crossed your mind to want to see ...

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Picture of a rock formation off a beach in Japan

Shoreline, Japan

Photo of the Day, August 21, 2012

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Kitaibaraki City, Japan

(This photo and caption were submitted to My ...

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Picture of people splashing water on each other in Thailand

New Year Celebration, Thailand

Photo of the Day, August 20, 2012

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In Thailand, people celebrate Songkran as the traditional New Year’s ...

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Picture of a school of ciscoes in the subarctic waters of Canada

Ciscoes, Canada

Photo of the Day, August 19, 2012

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I entered the water on a cloudy day in late fall ...

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Picture of grass and flowers after a rainstorm

Wildflowers

Photo of the Day, August 18, 2012

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On this day there were many rains. After a drencher I ...

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Picture of a pod of hippos in Tanzania

Hippos, Tanzania

Photo of the Day, August 17, 2012

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I have often heard that hippos are especially dangerous because of ...

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Picture of a coconut vendor on an island in Bangladesh

Coconut Vendor, Bangladesh

Photo of the Day, August 16, 2012

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A man is bringing green coconuts to his stall. Only he ...

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Picture of a lotus leaf in a garden in Japan

Lotus Leaf, Japan

Photo of the Day, August 15, 2012

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I saw this lovely lotus inside the Kyoto Botanical Garden. The ...

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Photo: A climber standing inside an ice cave in Slovenia

Ice Cave, Slovenia

Photo of the Day, August 14, 2012

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Ice caves are melting; that's a fact. In an ice ...

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Picture of lightning strikes off the shore of the Caspian Sea

Lightning, Iran

Photo of the Day, August 13, 2012

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After three years I went to visit my family in Iran ...

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Photo: Big Ben as seen from the Westminster Bridge

Big Ben, London

Photo of the Day, August 12, 2012

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I took this picture while I was playing with my camera ...

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Photo: A young goatherd with her flock in Somaliland, Somalia

Goatherd, Somalia

Photo of the Day, August 11, 2012

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Picture taken during my trip to Somaliland of a little girl ...

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Photo: The Tash Rabat Caravanserai landmark in Kyrgyzstan

Silk Road, Kyrgyzstan

Photo of the Day, August 10, 2012

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In the wild territories of south Kyrgyzstan, not far from the ...

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Photo: A couple embracing in front of a painting at the Museum of Modern Art in New York

Museum of Modern Art, New York

Photo of the Day, August 9, 2012

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A couple adores Monet's "Water Lilies" at the Museum of ...

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Photo: A sandhill crane in flight over a lake in Michigan

Sandhill Crane, Michigan

Photo of the Day, August 8, 2012

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I took this photo of a sandhill crane at Wildwing Lake ...

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Photo: Children playing with a ball

Children at Play

Photo of the Day, August 7, 2012

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They are brothers and with a limitless spirit they roam the ...

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Photo: A long exposure of fireflies in a forest

Fireflies

Photo of the Day, August 6, 2012

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The dream of the night of summer. Many Japanese visualize the ...

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Photo: A woman sitting on Bondi Beach

Bondi Beach, Australia

Photo of the Day, August 5, 2012

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As I walked along Bondi Beach in Australia I came across ...

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Photo: The exterior of a beauty salon in the Philippines

Beauty Salon, Philippines

Photo of the Day, August 4, 2012

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Just love how artistic this salon is, photographed during a travel ...

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Photo: A knob-tailed gecko in a defensive position

Knob-Tailed Gecko

Photo of the Day, August 3, 2012

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Knob-tailed gecko (Nephrurus levis occidentalis) in a defensive posture

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Picture of a house in the middle of Drina River near the town of Bajina Basta, Serbia

River House, Serbia

Photo of the Day, August 2, 2012

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A house in the middle of the Drina River near the ...

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Photo: Boys playing cricket in India

Cricket Game, India

Photo of the Day, August 1, 2012

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Cricket is the passion and preferred pastime of almost every Indian ...

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Photo: An Austalian sea lion

Australian Sea Lion

Photo of the Day, July 31, 2012

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A shot of an Australian sea lion at Seal Bay Conservation ...

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Photo: A group of six male lions in the Serengeti

Resting Lions, Tanzania

Photo of the Day, July 30, 2012

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I took this "once-in-a-lifetime" shot at Klein's Camp in the ...

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Photo: A monk walking along a lake with three dogs in Myanmar

Monk With Dogs, Myanmar (Burma)

Photo of the Day, July 29, 2012

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A monk having a stroll with three dogs at a beautiful ...

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Photo: A chameleon on the island of Socotra, Yemen

Chameleon, Socotra

Photo of the Day, July 28, 2012

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Chamaeleo monachus is found solely on Socotra, as are 90 percent ...

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Photo: A juvenile male wolf challenging an alpha male

Sparring Wolves

Photo of the Day, July 27, 2012

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A very large juvenile male (white) challenges the alpha male (gray ...

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Photo: A close-up of a peacock

Peacock, Florida

Photo of the Day, July 26, 2012

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Peacock feathers showing a captivating pattern, captured at Flamingo Gardens in ...

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Photo: Wild horses in France

Wild Horses, France

Photo of the Day, July 25, 2012

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I've been a photographer for more than 25 years. This ...

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Photo: A baby macaque in India

Baby Macaque, India

Photo of the Day, July 24, 2012

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A baby macaque with its mother close at hand

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Photo: A pod of dolphins on the move in Baja California Sur

Bottlenose Dolphins, Mexico

Photo of the Day, July 23, 2012

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We encountered a pod of bottlenose dolphins near Los Islotes in ...

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Photo: A white rabbit in Oregon

Rabbit, Oregon

Photo of the Day, July 22, 2012

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I was driving in Oregon when a rabbit crossed paths with ...

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Photo: Glass eels in an estuary

Glass Eels

Photo of the Day, July 21, 2012

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Transparent and needlelike glass eels rush into the estuary during winter ...

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Photo: A close-up of a king vulture

King Vulture

Photo of the Day, July 20, 2012

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The king vulture (Sarcoramphus papa), a large bird found in Central ...

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