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10's of millions of people gather every 12 years to bathe in the holy Gange river. Rich, poor, of all religions they come to purify their lives.
Living Life on the Edge
In a barber shop barely bigger than my wife's walkin closet, the men gather to share the day with a good haircut and shave.
Speckled with blue paint, in a small room down a small alley in old Delhi, the painter pauses for tea.
Night walk in the country of Northern California
Spending a day at the zoo with my husband and kids.
After the 10 day ceremonial worship of the mother goddess "Durga" meaning the invincible Goddess. The farewell is executed by immersing The goddess in deep water hoping that next year she will return
During Kumba Mela, the largest religious gathering on earth, mother and daughter find quiet amidst the chaos to worship.
Heading back out under the Huntington Beach, CA Pier.
My horse and farrier reaching an unspoken understanding.
The simple beauty of an open road
Wandering Saltspring Island
American Flag balloon and ground protector inflate are are lit up by other balloons during the Dawn Patrol portion of the 2013 Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta.
Windy balloon landings during the 2013 Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta with the sun directly behind the yellow balloon.
"Off To School"
Unstaged, unedited, and uncropped. From life to camera to you. The world as I see it.
Tobacco and Pastilles at a Flea Market on Larchmere Blvd in Cleveland, OH
Old Cattle Chute
"Lets Drive In The Rain"
Unstaged, unedited, and uncropped. From life to camera to you. The world as I see it.
Flowers near a hiking trail
"Laundry Day"
Unstaged, unedited, and uncropped. From life to camera to you. The world as I see it.
Mist off the bayou during sunrise
"Lets Escape"
Unstaged, unedited, and uncropped. From life to camera to you. The world as I see it.
"Do You See What I See"
Unstaged, unedited, and uncropped. From life to camera to you. The world as I see it.
11th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Wandering Saltspring Island

Wandering Saltspring Island

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Calgary, Canada
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© Karly Hilgers.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 02.2013
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Oct. 24, 2013, 2:20 p.m.
Camera Make: NORITSU KOKI
Camera Model: EZ Controller
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