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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
Mouse
An elder displays one of the main cash crops, corn, dehydrated for storage in the traditional way.
Lovely mouse
Cowboy prayer
Lovely girl
11th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Typical Day for the Dragon Flies

Typical Day for the Dragon Flies

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Torrington, Wyoming, United States of America
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© Casandra Burnitt.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2011
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Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Aug. 15, 2013, 3:47 p.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D5000
Focal Length: 55mm
Shutter Speed: 1/1250
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO200
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