Photo of the Day : Travel
Wave of Industry
Photo of the Day, March 11, 2014
"A lone surfer returns from the sea, bathed in the sodium light of an onshore industrial site," writes Your Shot ...
Photo of the Day, March 8, 2014
“The largest square in North Korea, the giant Kim Il Sung Square in central Pyongyang is an expansive urban space ...
Photo of the Day, March 5, 2014
"La Payunia is a vast region located in the department of Malargüe, south of the province of Mendoza in Argentina ...
Breaking the Ice
Photo of the Day, March 4, 2014
“I was looking for people pulling ice out of the frozen Songhua River, and I walked for about five miles ...
Through a Glass, Colorfully
Photo of the Day, February 28, 2014
"I love walking around my beloved New York City armed with my camera, looking for different and interesting subjects to ...
Photo of the Day, February 26, 2014
"After two days of trekking and caving, we reached the first camp inside Hang Son Doong [mountain river cave], the ...
Photo of the Day, February 24, 2014
"As a local born and raised in Beijing, I love to capture the historical moments that arise in the capital ...
Shades of Red
Photo of the Day, February 14, 2014
Umbrellas shade novice monks at a pagoda in Mandalay, Myanmar (Burma). "It was a fine day, with sunny weather," writes ...
Photo of the Day, February 12, 2014
The aurora borealis dances above Robert Bruce’s smokehouse on a cold autumn night on the Porcupine River in Canada ...
Fixing Up a Facade
Photo of the Day, February 9, 2014
"I was on the way to a friend's house, which happens to be adjacent to this [building under] renovation ...
Blast of Color
Photo of the Day, February 8, 2014
On the eve of the springtime Holi Festival, a priest at the Radha Krishna Temple in Kolkata throws color to ...
Reflecting the Ages
Photo of the Day, February 1, 2014
"While in Beijing last year, my travel buddy and I stumbled out of our hotel around 5 a.m. and ...
Photo of the Day, January 27, 2014
Night view of Sunndalsøra, Norway, a town surrounded by spectacular mountains
"I love seeing the pulse of life cozily tucked ...
Photo of the Day, January 25, 2014
Before dawn during India's Maha Kumbh Mela—the largest religious festival in the world—an old woman performs puja ...
Photo of the Day, January 23, 2014
Like a presiding spirit, the cathedral—duomo in Italian—of Santa Maria del Fiore keeps watch over the streetscapes of ...
A Visit to Zavareh
Photo of the Day, January 21, 2014
An ancient castle in the old town of Zavareh, Iran
There is a cinematic quality to this photograph—and to ...
Photo of the Day, January 19, 2014
Colonial architecture in Campeche, Yucatán, Mexico
What could be an almost too quiet scene of solid blocks of color comes ...
The Pilgrim Bride
Photo of the Day, January 15, 2014
"A newlywed bride waits for her husband before boarding the special train in Kamlapur Railway Station in Dhaka, Bangladesh," writes ...
At Play on the Black Sea
Photo of the Day, January 13, 2014
A young man jumps into the Black Sea near Novorossiysk, Russia. In 1942, the town was occupied by Germans, but ...
Photo of the Day, January 9, 2014
Circassians tour their ancestral homeland in the Caucasus, where the Russian Empire carried out a brutal military campaign in the ...
Arriving for Prayer
Photo of the Day, January 6, 2014
Wrapped in white to symbolize purity, women arrive for prayer at an Ethiopian Orthodox church in Asaita. An increasing number ...
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