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Picture of a fire thrower in a quarry tunnel in Paris

Fire Thrower, Paris

Photo of the Day, August 10, 2013

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In Paris, old limestone quarries fan out in a deep and ...

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Picture of a train conductor in Tokyo

Train Conductor, Tokyo

Photo of the Day, August 8, 2013

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"Traveling by train is the most convenient way to travel in ...

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Picture of a city street in Salvador, Brazil

Salvador, Brazil

Photo of the Day, August 7, 2013

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Photographer James Stanfield captured the city of Salvador, Brazil, for a ...

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Picture of a beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Beach, Rio de Janeiro

Photo of the Day, August 6, 2013

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In Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, many people come straight to the ...

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Picture of umbrellas in Miami Beach, Florida

Umbrellas, Miami Beach

Photo of the Day, August 5, 2013

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In this Autochrome image from a January 1930 National Geographic story ...

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Picture of the Mall of Asia in the Philippines

Mall of Asia, Manila

Photo of the Day, August 4, 2013

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Structural engineer and Your Shot community member Akira Takaue captured this ...

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Picture of a family at the Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool, Washington, D.C.

Reflecting Pool, Washington

Photo of the Day, August 3, 2013

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Children sail toy boats in the Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool in ...

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Picture of elevated train tracks from above, Chicago

Elevated Tracks, Chicago

Photo of the Day, August 2, 2013

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It's a snug fit for Chicago's famous "L" tracks ...

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Picture of the Empire State Building reflected in a garden window

Rooftop Garden, Manhattan

Photo of the Day, August 1, 2013

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New York's Empire State Building gleams in the windows of ...

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Picture of a cow walking on a street in Romania

Cow, Romania

Photo of the Day, June 30, 2013

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This picture was taken in a small village in central Romania ...

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Picture of a participant in a Hindu ritual

Hindu Ritual, India

Photo of the Day, June 29, 2013

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This image was taken during the Hindu religious ritual known as ...

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Picture of a bagpiper in the Glencoe Valley, Scotland

Bagpiper, Scotland

Photo of the Day, June 28, 2013

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While on a 20-day tour through England, Wales, Ireland, and Scotland ...

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Picture of a fennec fox in Morocco

Fennec Fox, Morocco

Photo of the Day, June 27, 2013

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The fennec, or desert fox, is a canine mammal species of ...

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Picture of fishing nets in the waters off Fujairah, United Arab Emirates

Fishermen, United Arab Emirates

Photo of the Day, June 26, 2013

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A special technique used for fishing in Fujairah, UAE, is called ...

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Picture of a marble bridge at the Summer Palace in China

Summer Palace, China

Photo of the Day, June 25, 2013

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Marble 17-arch bridge at the Summer Palace, China

This photo and ...

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Picture of the sunset reflected in the windows of an office building in Iceland

Reflection, Reykjavík

Photo of the Day, June 24, 2013

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I was photographing the sunset over Reykjavík Harbor, Iceland, near sunset ...

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Picture of cherry blossoms in Japan

Cherry Blossoms, Japan

Photo of the Day, June 23, 2013

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Cherry blossom is called sakura in Japanese. It is a Japanese ...

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Picture of a man and woman holding hands on the streets of Tallinn, Estonia

Tallinn, Estonia

Photo of the Day, June 22, 2013

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I love this shot because it is telling different stories, but ...

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Picture of a crinoid shrimp blending in with its surroundings in the waters off of the Philippines

Crinoid Shrimp, Philippines

Photo of the Day, June 21, 2013

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A wonderful crinoid shrimp photographed during a dive in Moalboal, Philippines ...

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Picture of a tree against a starry sky in Patagonia

Night Sky, Patagonia

Photo of the Day, June 20, 2013

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I hiked several hours through the night in Patagonia to find ...

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Picture of a street parade in Barcelona

Correfoc, Barcelona

Photo of the Day, June 19, 2013

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Typical Catalan culture, the correfoc are simple parades using fireworks and ...

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Picture of the Kremlin and the Moscow River, Russia

Moscow, Russia

Photo of the Day, June 18, 2013

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On the day that I made this photo, it was really ...

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Picture of a fisherman casting a net off of Bira Beach, Indonesia

Bira Beach, Indonesia

Photo of the Day, June 17, 2013

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A fisherman at Bira Beach

This photo and caption were submitted ...

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Picture of a bamboo forest and shrine in Japan

Bamboo Forest, Japan

Photo of the Day, June 16, 2013

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In the Muromachi period, Sesson Shukei (1504-1589), a painting priest, used ...

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Picture of a patron at a Parisian cafe

Cafe Patron, Paris

Photo of the Day, June 15, 2013

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I don't claim the status of a photographer, I just ...

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Picture of people walking alongside the Sydney Harbour

Evening Walk, Sydney

Photo of the Day, June 14, 2013

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People pictured enjoying a warm evening near the Sydney Opera House ...

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Picture of women walking along a street in Jaipur, India

Hawa Mahal, India

Photo of the Day, June 13, 2013

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I thought this would be a good place for pictures, so ...

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Picture of waves crashing on a beach in Iceland

Waves, Iceland

Photo of the Day, June 12, 2013

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This is a one-second exposure of the trails left by a ...

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Picture of Tokyo skyline at night

Tokyo, Japan

Photo of the Day, June 11, 2013

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One cold silent night on Oshiage in Sumida, there stood the ...

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Picture of an eastern screech owl in the Okefenokee Swamp in Georgia

Eastern Screech Owl, Georgia

Photo of the Day, June 10, 2013

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Masters of disguise. The eastern screech owl is seen here doing ...

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Picture of bathers in the Mayurakshi River in India

Bathers, India

Photo of the Day, June 9, 2013

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This shot was taken from a bridge. I found them bathing ...

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Picture of a street band in New Orleans

Musicians, New Orleans

Photo of the Day, June 8, 2013

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On our last walk around the French Quarter before heading home ...

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Picture of Bixby Bridge in Big Sur, California

Bixby Bridge, Big Sur

Photo of the Day, June 7, 2013

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The Bixby Bridge has been an icon on the Big Sur ...

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Picture of a diver exploring Orda Cave in Russia

Orda Cave, Russia

Photo of the Day, June 6, 2013

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A diver swims through Orda Cave in Russia.

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Picture of a Citroën parked on a street in Vietnam

Citroen, Vietnam

Photo of the Day, June 5, 2013

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French Citroen car in the beautiful mountain town of Dalat, Vietnam ...

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Picture of a man sitting on a rooftop in Edinburgh

Rooftop, Edinburgh

Photo of the Day, June 4, 2013

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Sitting on the rooftop looking out over Edinburgh

This photo and ...

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