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Reflections from the Vietnam Memorial
Emu's orange-eyed gaze
Once head-hunters, the Konyak Nagas, of North-Eastern India, have turned into dancers with time. The old drama is enacted every year during April, where, through dance, the Konyaks invoke the spirits
A Different perspective of the Lincoln Memorial
A boat race, held as a part of the festivity of the post Laxmi puja festival, at Kaliganj, in Gopalganj, Bangladesh. October 12, 2011.
Buddhist monks braving a bold display of white as it snows. In Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh.
It is a graphical representation of the making of fishing trap. Painting effect is introduced in the photograph.
People negotiating a bylane in the epic Indian town of Barsana. This is believed to be the birth-place of Radha, Lord Krishna's consort, and goes into hypnotic bout of emotion during Holi-- the festiv
We were watching this bear sleeping on the rock and this fox started to teas the bear by running back and forth.  Suddenly the bear begins to react and give the quickly moving fox a dirty look.
A boat race, held as a part of the festivity of the post Laxmi puja festival, at Kaliganj, in Gopalganj, Bangladesh. October 12, 2011.
Roseate spoonbill wading through the waters
Sunrise-illuminated tip of Coned Rock Formation in Cappadocia, Turkey, viewed from a Hot-Air Balloon
Lady breaking into a sudden dancing spree, encouraged by the emotive singing of the other devotees.
Against a blue, dark evening, with last rays still evident in the sky, people moving along the river Ganges.
On a polar bear photo safari captured this photo of one bear looking as though he was knocking at the door which another bear rounding the bed as if coming to join him
Temple priests devotedly looking at a performance of the mystic Indian dance-- Theyyam.
Sunrise over Striped Cone-Shaped Rocks in Cappadocia, Turkey viewed from a Hot-Air Balloon
Feathers and fronds bring the scarlet ibis to the center of attention.
Outside the Seal River Lodge in Hudson Bay, Canada photographing polar bears andI  captured a photo of this bear trying to open the front door of the lodge. His persistence and the focus of his gaze a
Families crossing the river, Sabarmati, at Gujrat.
Co-contestants and spectators making the backdrop of a performance of Kambla-- the sports of running with pair of buffaloes on wet turf.
Three Geese Posing in front of Terraced Farmlands on the Hills of the Urubamba River Valley in the Sacred Valley, Peru
It is the story of two swan. The imaginary photograph shows love making under the open sky and the full  moon is glowing.
9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Sunrise-illuminated tip of Coned Rock Formation in Cappadocia, Turkey, viewed from a Hot-Air Balloon

Sunrise-illuminated tip of Coned Rock Formation in Cappadocia, Turkey, viewed from a Hot-Air Balloon

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© Barbara Schoenfeld.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2011
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 25, 2011, 10:19 a.m.
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Camera Model: Canon PowerShot SX30 IS
Focal Length: 130.0mm
Shutter Speed: 1/500
Aperture: f5.8
ISO: ISO400
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