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Photo: Sea stacks

Sea Stacks, Outer Hebrides

Photo of the Day, March 12, 2010

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Their crumpled layers as old as the continents, the ...

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Photo: Sunset seen through a window

Monastery Window, Greece

Photo of the Day, March 11, 2010

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A trinity of sun, sky, and sea paints an ...

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Photo: Monastery on a steep-sloped peninsula

Simonos Petras Monastery

Photo of the Day, March 7, 2010

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Redoubt of the reclusive, Simonos Petras monastery was founded ...

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Photo: Elephants near a watering hole

Elephants, Namibia

Photo of the Day, February 20, 2010

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This shot was taken just before the rainy season in Etosha ...

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Photo: Goat wearing old clothes

Goat, North India

Photo of the Day, February 16, 2010

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There is cold weather in North India in the winter and ...

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Photo: Man with blue paint on his face

Demsa Dancer, India

Photo of the Day, January 31, 2010

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Orissa, India. Behind a ramshackle cluster of market stalls an impromptu ...

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Photo: Old bunker and bench

Marin Headlands Bunker

Photo of the Day, January 30, 2010

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The location is the Marin Headlands near the Golden Gate Bridge ...

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Photo: Boat and house on stilts in water

Fishing, Celebes Sea

Photo of the Day, January 29, 2010

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In Semporna, many Filipinos and Malayu who traditionally fish for a ...

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Photo: Small temple silhouetted at twilight

Hanuman Temple, India

Photo of the Day, January 26, 2010

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Image was shot in Hampi, India at sunset of a very ...

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Photo: Volcano and flat cloud

Licancabur Volcano

Photo of the Day, January 23, 2010

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Licancabur Volcano is located on the border between Chile and Bolivia ...

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Photo: Hip hop band performing

Bangalore Hip Hop

Photo of the Day, January 20, 2010

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Homegrown hip hop bands are a new phenomenon in Bangalore, India ...

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Photo: Boys setting off fireworks

Fireworks, San Juan

Photo of the Day, January 17, 2010

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The picture was shot at San Juan de los Remedios, Cuba ...

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Photo: Rainbow at sunset over Painted Hills

Painted Hills Rainbow

Photo of the Day, January 16, 2010

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Taken at the Painted Hills National Monument in Central Oregon near ...

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Photo: Girls walking by a newsstand

Newsstand Strut

Photo of the Day, January 13, 2010

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Girls walking by a newsstand.

 

This photo and caption were submitted ...

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Photo: Truck and dome-shaped building

Tecopa Hot Springs

Photo of the Day, January 12, 2010

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This was shot in Tecopa Hot Springs south of Death Valley ...

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Photo: Child standing near the ocean

Oceanside

Photo of the Day, January 10, 2010

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One of my little friends who loves the ocean!

 

This photo ...

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Photo: Venice at twilight

Rialto Bridge, Venice

Photo of the Day, January 3, 2010

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Like no other city in the world, Venice balances on both ...

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Photo: Girl holding a child

Portrait, Uttar Pradesh

Photo of the Day, January 2, 2010

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Ten-year-old Savita holds her little brother, covering him from rain showers ...

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A couple dances the tango at a club in the San Telmo district.

Tango, Buenos Aires

Photo of the Day, December 25, 2009

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A rainy day leaves empty tables, but the ...

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Photo: Football stadium at twilight

Football Stadium, Colorado

Photo of the Day, December 20, 2009

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An amazing view of the sun setting behind ...

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Photo: Car and explosion

Iowa Derby Car Jump

Photo of the Day, December 18, 2009

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Iowa's derby stunts are always a blast ...

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Photo: Parents watching their daughter’s performance

Traveling Family Circus

Photo of the Day, December 11, 2009

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Parents watch their daughter's performance at a ...

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Photo: Woman in high heels on a cobblestone street

Cobblestones, Louisiana

Photo of the Day, December 10, 2009

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Because the region around New Orleans is composed ...

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Photo: Kolmanskop, Namibia

Kolmanskop, Namibia

Photo of the Day, December 5, 2009

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This photograph was made in Kolmanskop, Namibia. Kolmanskop ...

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Photo: Tuareg tribesman praying at twilight

Tuareg Tribesman, Libya

Photo of the Day, December 4, 2009

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A Tuareg tribesman prays at twilight in Libya ...

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Photo: Colosseum at night

Colosseum, Rome

Photo of the Day, December 2, 2009

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I got this shot while traveling through Italy ...

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Photo: Mahout bathing an elephant

Mahout Bathing an Elephant

Photo of the Day, December 1, 2009

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Watching a mahout lovingly bathe his elephant, I ...

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Photo: Women in brightly colored saris

Camel Fair Parade

Photo of the Day, November 30, 2009

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This was a random parade during the Camel Fair in Pushkar ...

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Girls Laughing, Uganda

Photo of the Day, November 26, 2009

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It is the light, it is the curl in the corners ...

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Photo: Silhouettes of people standing on a fence

Silhouettes, Italy

Photo of the Day, November 25, 2009

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I took this photograph of myself and my two brothers on ...

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In Jaisalmer, India, under the cover of circling birds, a young girl performs her soaring," balancing act for visitors to the city's fort."

Tightrope Performer, India

Photo of the Day, November 23, 2009

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Street performers sometimes line the path leading to Jaisalmer Fort's ...

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Photo: Tour boat seen from the surface of water

Tour Boat, Kenya Coast

Photo of the Day, November 20, 2009

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On the 11th of July 2008 I was snorkeling off the ...

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Bread, Ilala Ferry, Malawi

Photo of the Day, November 18, 2009

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Girl from Nkata Bay sells bread on the Ilala Ferry, Malawi ...

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Photo: Painter next to a self-portrait

Painter, Paris

Photo of the Day, November 12, 2009

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A Paris painter hides his face as he sees a photographer ...

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Doorway and Green Field, Scotland

Photo of the Day, November 10, 2009

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On a recent visit to Scotland I caught this shot of ...

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Photo: Sunset seen through an arched building

Arc de Triomphe Sunset, Paris

Photo of the Day, November 9, 2009

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After a long day walking all around Paris, heading back to ...

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