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Seaweed farmers harvest at dawn, during low tide, with the imposing silhouette of Mt. Agung in the background
Seaweed farmers working at low tide as the sun rises
Wild Bull Bison Rises

The wild bull bison had just been wallowing (rolling in dirt) for the purpose of removing his molted fur.
As the only woman observer at this cockfight, I had to stand my ground and slip through the crowd. After several cockfights had transpired giving me time to blend in, I snapped this photo of a man att
Wild boys
Priests enter the most sacred temple on Nusa Penida island in honor of the annual Odalan festival
A young boy participates in the Odalan ceremony on Nusa Penida in honor of the birth day of the most sacred temple on the island
Embera Village
Women make the long journey back into the hills after the morning market
Women at the morning market are in high spirits, perfectly situated against their colorful backdrop
frolicking in the hay.
Enjoying a day at the beach with my family and I was lucky enough to snap a picture of this bird right after it picked a fish up out of the water.
A priest and the village head oversee a traditional cremation ceremony
Golden Dragon Fly resting
New Year!
An elderly, hunchbacked woman completes the daily chore of collecting seaweed from the beach to sell, with Mt. Agung in the distance
Typical Day for the Dragon Flies
Fire
Women dressed in traditional "kerbaya" wait to enter the most sacred temple on Nusa Penida
Young Balinese dancers rest in the shade to protect their skin
A weaver in Tanglad Village stops to pose between her work
A young girl watches her mother's stall at the morning market
Dog
11th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Enjoying a day at the beach with my family and I was lucky enough to snap a picture of this bird right after it picked a fish up out of the water.

Enjoying a day at the beach with my family and I was lucky enough to snap a picture of this bird right after it picked a fish up out of the water.

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© Laura Darst.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2013
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Aug. 15, 2013, 3:59 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XS
Focal Length: 170mm
Shutter Speed: 1/640
Aperture: f10
ISO: ISO100
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