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Wrangler, Canadian Rockies

Photo of the Day, March 5, 2009

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At a remote camp in the Canadian Rockies, wrangler ...

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Photo: Profile of a Mexican gray wolf

Mexican Gray Wolf

Photo of the Day, March 4, 2009

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Still on shaky ground, the Mexican gray wolf, an ...

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Health Worker Holding a Child, India

Photo of the Day, March 3, 2009

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Her fingers gnarled by leprosy suffered as a teenager ...

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Photo: Miners carrying sacks of gold ore, Ghana

Illegal Miners, Ghana

Photo of the Day, March 2, 2009

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Fevered by hopes of striking it rich, illegal miners ...

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Ocelot, San Diego Zoo, California

Photo of the Day, March 1, 2009

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Wild ocelots are gone from all U.S. states ...

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I took at least 50 shots and spent well over an hour to capture this beauty. The photo was taken in the Samburu region of Kenya.  It had not rained in 6 months.  However, this young female seemed in excellent shape.

Leopard in Tree, Kenya

Photo of the Day, February 28, 2009

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I took at least 50 shots and spent well over an ...

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A high school football player bows his head while linking arms with his teammates during a pre game ritual.

Pre-Game Ritual

Photo of the Day, February 27, 2009

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A high school football player bows his head while linking arms ...

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This photo is taken from School youth festivel Kerala.A participent of Thiruvathira (dancce)Waiting to know the result with pray.

Thiruvathira Dancer, India

Photo of the Day, February 26, 2009

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This photo is taken from a school youth festival in Kerala ...

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Photo: Mahout bathing an elephant

Mahout Bathing an Elephant, India

Photo of the Day, February 25, 2009

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Watching a mahout lovingly bathe his elephant, I tried capturing the ...

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they are enjoy.

Tree Branch Swing

Photo of the Day, February 24, 2009

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They are enjoying themselves.
—Caption by Jhulan Mahanta


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Photo: Yellow-Billed Hornbill, South Africa

Yellow-Billed Hornbill, South Africa

Photo of the Day, February 23, 2009

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A yellow-billed hornbill rests its beak on the camera hood at ...

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Photo: Rock Fort, India

Rock Fort at Sunrise, India

Photo of the Day, February 22, 2009

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This photo is taken at the top of the 83-meter-high Rock ...

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3 November 2008 : I finish for over 3 hours for this photography session. This picture recorded in Bangi, fairly compact settlement areas. Nearby Putrajaya And Kuala Lumpur. The model, Noramin Abdul Razak, try kick the ball strength well.

Ball Kick, Bangi, Malaysia

Photo of the Day, February 21, 2009

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November 3, 2008: It took over three hours for this photography ...

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Climbing a sand dune on the way home

Climbing a Sand Dune

Photo of the Day, February 20, 2009

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Climbing a sand dune on the way home
—Caption by Kiet ...

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Photo: Kolmanskop, Namibia

Kolmanskop, Namibia

Photo of the Day, February 19, 2009

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This photograph was made in Kolmanskop, Namibia. Kolmanskop is an abandoned ...

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Linus, age three, enjoys a morning bath.

Morning Bath

Photo of the Day, February 18, 2009

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Linus, age three, enjoys a morning bath.
—Caption by Elizabeth Caldwell ...

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Photo: Koi feeding, Texas

Koi Feeding, Texas

Photo of the Day, February 17, 2009

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Blue sky reflects off the surface waves created by a koi ...

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locals do everything they can to bring in good luck and get rid of bad luck. For 10 day straight fireworks are thrown at the processions and many men and women piece their cheeks with huge objects like meter long poles, guns and lamps.

Festival, Thailand

Photo of the Day, February 16, 2009

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Locals do everything they can to bring in good luck and ...

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Nuristan, Afghanistan, October 2006.  Blast halo and round exiting mortar tube as US forces engage nearby insurgents.  Mortar systems provide much needed relief for convoys and patrols that come under attack from insurgents.

Mortar System, Afghanistan

Photo of the Day, February 15, 2009

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Nuristan, Afghanistan, October 2006: Blast halo and round exiting mortar tube ...

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A metaphoric representation The heart's light illuminates the hand of it's giver.  Nikon D40, Long exposure 2.50 sec - F/3.5

Heart-Shaped Light

Photo of the Day, February 14, 2009

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A metaphoric representation of the heart's light illuminates the hand ...

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Photo: Phone booths

Phone Booths

Photo of the Day, February 13, 2009

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My friends and I were in town on Halloween night when ...

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Unusual Treefrog from South America

Tree Frog, South America

Photo of the Day, February 12, 2009

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Unusual tree frog from South America
—Caption by Kenneth Deitcher


This ...

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A young Cambodian boy enters the monk hood in Siem Reap, Cambodia. He is likely to serve for a few years before entering the workforce.

Boy Entering Monkhood, Cambodia

Photo of the Day, February 11, 2009

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A young Cambodian boy enters the monkhood in Siem Reap, Cambodia ...

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Photo: Festival participants in India

Commotion, India

Photo of the Day, February 10, 2009

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This photo is a depiction of impermanence, imprints, and impressions of ...

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Photo: Birds fighting, Rondeau Provincial Park, Canada

Birds Fighting, Rondeau Provincial Park, Canada

Photo of the Day, February 9, 2009

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Taken at Rondeau Provincial Park, Ontario, Canada, this image shows a ...

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Photo: A group of marigold-wearing revelers

Kumbh Mela in Allahabad, India

Photo of the Day, February 8, 2009

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This photo was taken during the 2007 Kumbh Mela in Allahabad ...

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We were taking shots in the south west of Serengeti, Tanzania. This location is known as 'Hidden Valley' and was full of animals from the great migration. This pregnant zebra came out of the dust for a second to take a look at me. She was the perfect poser! Head straight, ears up, legs in line, tail accentuating her curving body while the herd in the background created the perfect stage of dust!

Zebra, Tanzania

Photo of the Day, February 7, 2009

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We were taking shots in the southwest of Serengeti, Tanzania. This ...

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This shot of a gathering of herring, lesser and greater black backed gulls, was taken on the beautiful island of Skokholm off the coast of Pembrokeshire.

Birds in Flight, Pembrokeshire, Wales

Photo of the Day, February 6, 2009

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This shot of a gathering of herring, lesser, and greater black-backed ...

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A serene moment from the New Jersey Adventure Aquarium.

Seal, Adventure Aquarium

Photo of the Day, February 5, 2009

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A serene moment from the New Jersey Adventure Aquarium

—Caption by ...

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Photo: Waterfall, Selangor, Malaysia

Waterfall, Selangor, Malaysia

Photo of the Day, February 4, 2009

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These three kids were enjoying a cool dip at a manmade ...

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Photo: Pig and piglet, Africa

Pig and Piglet, Africa

Photo of the Day, February 3, 2009

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The piglet is one day old and crippled. The mother had ...

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Potala at Dawn, Tibet

Photo of the Day, February 2, 2009

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This is my favorite picture from Tibet. I had scouted this ...

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The little boy has take the make up for a folk dance.

Boy Wearing Face Paint, Kolkata (Calcutta), India

Photo of the Day, February 1, 2009

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This little boy has put on makeup for a folk dance ...

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View Atop City Hall, Dresden, Germany

Photo of the Day, January 31, 2009

Statues look down on the rebuilt inner city of Dresden from atop City Hall. The medieval city lost tens of ...

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American alligator adjusting the egges in her nest.

Alligator, Florida Everglades

Photo of the Day, January 30, 2009

Despite 70-odd teeth and a notoriously nasty bite, a female alligator in Florida's Everglades National Park demonstrates a delicate ...

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Pool in Marble Canyon, Arizona

Photo of the Day, January 29, 2009

Beyond the roar of the Colorado River, a pool of silence. Discovering this hushed limestone sanctuary at Shinumo Wash in ...

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