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Venice By Night
A Classical Indian Dancing Teacher Performing On Stage
Fall's Color Splash
Old timey garage
A Quiet Place to Watch the Storm
The last farewell
Thanka Girl
File
The missing Buddha
Prayer
Loading Firewood for the Kiln
Freedom
River Raft
Sunny Park
Therapy
Making Pottery
Sunset silhouette
Hay bale
Oxcart and Chinese Oxcart
Nice time to walk
Fights
Seagull Rocks
Reed Gathers Village
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Freedom

Taking place every year at Black Rock Desert in northern Nevada, Burning Man Festival always impress people with a mythological fantasy. With the spirits of Gifting, Mutual Corporation, Leaving No Trace and Participation, Burning Man is not only an artistic gathering but a new experience of communication among people. This photo was taken on the third day of the festival when I bike around the playa (as downtown area of Black Rock City for Burning Man). Sunbeam breaking through clouds, like the light from the heaven, on the man who was riding the scooter. The man just as a pioneer at the land, about exploring new territory of life and human experience, mirrors to my American Dream as liberal, courageous, and tolerate.

TAGS: America, Nature, Nevada, United States

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2012
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