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Photo: Cloud-covered valley in Italy

Lago di Olginate, Italy

Photo of the Day, April 30, 2011

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A layer of low clouds covers the alpine valleys ...

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Photo: A viaduct in morning fog

Morning Fog, Canada

Photo of the Day, April 29, 2011

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The Lethbridge Viaduct is the largest railway structure in ...

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Photo: A cowboy riding on a beach at sunset

Cowboy, Cabo San Lucas

Photo of the Day, April 2, 2011

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This photo of a cowboy in Cabo San Lucas ...

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Photo: Borodudur Monument against the backdrop of Mount Merapi

Mount Merapi, Indonesia

Photo of the Day, April 1, 2011

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On this day the sun rose directly behind the ...

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Photo: Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu

Photo of the Day, March 31, 2011

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Perched high in the Peruvian Andes, the royal retreat ...

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Photo: A group of friends gathered to sing

Accordionist, Crimean Peninsula

Photo of the Day, March 29, 2011

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Chords of friendship bind accordionist Olesya Kamovich and comrades ...

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Photo: A woman walking among terraced pools of mineral-laden water

Maras, Peru

Photo of the Day, March 27, 2011

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The terraced pools of mineral-laden water at Maras produce ...

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Photo: People standing in an elevated park

High Line, New York City

Photo of the Day, March 25, 2011

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An abandoned rail line has become an elevated park ...

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Photo: Mural in the Paris Catacombs

Catacombs, Paris

Photo of the Day, March 22, 2011

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In a sandy chamber known as the "beach," a ...

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Photo: People dancing at a foam party

Foam Party, Crimean Peninsula

Photo of the Day, March 21, 2011

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A young crowd breaks loose at a foam party ...

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Photo: A Fourth of July fireworks display

Fireworks, New York City

Photo of the Day, March 16, 2011

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The unrenovated northern portion of the High Line turns ...

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Photo: Fire Performance, Notre Dame Cathedral

Notre Dame, Paris

Photo of the Day, March 1, 2011

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Sparks fly from a performance in front of Notre ...

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Photo: Lone zebra wandering across a plain

Zebra, South Africa

Photo of the Day, February 24, 2011

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Lone zebra at dusk in Pilanesberg National Park, South Africa

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Photo: Livestock in Scottish Highlands

Scottish Highlands

Photo of the Day, February 12, 2011

Scottish Highlands

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Photo: Decorated elephant

Elephant Festival, India

Photo of the Day, February 3, 2011

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The Elephant Festival is one of the most popular festivals in ...

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Photo: View to the ground from the Eiffel Tower

Eiffel Tower, Paris

Photo of the Day, January 31, 2011

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A sense of scale of the Eiffel Tower

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Photo: Snowy landscape in Norway

Tjøme, Norway

Photo of the Day, January 29, 2011

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This picture is from a place called "the world's end ...

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Photo: Soccer players at night in Barcelona

Soccer, Barcelona

Photo of the Day, January 28, 2011

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During the frenzy of the days leading up to the 2010 ...

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Photo: Snowy trees in Beech Forest, Germany

Beech Forest, Germany

Photo of the Day, January 27, 2011

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Beech forest in wintertime. Fichtelgebirge, Bavaria, Germany.

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Photo: Geese taking off at sunrise in New Mexico

Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge, New Mexico

Photo of the Day, January 26, 2011

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This was taken in December 2010 during my first trip to ...

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Photo: Barrel clown in Texas

Barrel Clown, Texas

Photo of the Day, January 25, 2011

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Barrel clown Coty Parker prays before the start of the tenth ...

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Photo: Ipanema Beach at night

Ipanema Beach, Rio de Janeiro

Photo of the Day, January 24, 2011

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Ipanema Beach in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, at night

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Photo: Surf town in Sayulita, Mexico

Sayulita, Mexico

Photo of the Day, January 23, 2011

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In January, when much of the Northern Hemisphere is huddled down ...

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Photo: Reflections on a wet street

Chinatown, New York

Photo of the Day, January 22, 2011

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Reflections on the road after a wet afternoon. Chinatown, New York ...

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Photo: Pier after a winter storm

South Haven, Michigan

Photo of the Day, January 21, 2011

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This was taken after the first winter storm in December. South ...

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Photo: Overhead view of a busy sidewalk

Ginza, Tokyo

Photo of the Day, January 20, 2011

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A rainy business day during the lunch hour in Ginza, Tokyo ...

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Photo: Golden Gate Bridge at night

Bay Bridge, San Francisco

Photo of the Day, January 19, 2011

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I wasn't even supposed to get this photo—I only ...

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Photo: Downtown Chicago at sunset

Chicago

Photo of the Day, January 18, 2011

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I happened to be in the right place at the right ...

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Photo: Portrait of a bride and groom

Bride and Groom, Malaysia

Photo of the Day, January 17, 2011

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I wanted to capture this picture to show the viewer the ...

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Photo: Cotton grass field in Iceland

Cotton Grass, Iceland

Photo of the Day, January 16, 2011

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This photograph was taken in July of 2010 while hiking in ...

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Photo: Cyclist in Dublin

Cyclist, Dublin

Photo of the Day, January 15, 2011

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This was taken in the Irish National War Memorial Gardens, Dublin ...

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Photo: Clouds over Snæfellsnes Peninsula

Snæfellsnes Peninsula, Iceland

Photo of the Day, January 14, 2011

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During a magic trip driving round Iceland, it was raining a ...

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Photo: Waves crashing on rocks

Point Mugu, California

Photo of the Day, January 12, 2011

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At Point Mugu, near Malibu, California. A self-portrait while shooting with ...

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Photo: Sunrise over Sanur Beach

Sanur Beach, Bali

Photo of the Day, January 11, 2011

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Beautiful sunrise over Sanur Beach, Bali

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Photo: Sunrise over a snow-covered dock

Lake of Zug, Switzerland

Photo of the Day, January 8, 2011

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A snow-covered dock at the Lake of Zug in central Switzerland ...

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Photo: Dust storm surrounding the Sydney Harbour Bridge

Sydney Harbour Bridge

Photo of the Day, January 7, 2011

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Passing beneath the Sydney Harbour Bridge during a heavy dust storm ...

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