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Snowy Egret fishing for stars.
A red plane flying between dark clouds
Bug lounging on a sunflower
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Bee in the Sunflower
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Sunrise from Mt. Fuji
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 Morning in Venice
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Love Locks
Golden Eagle in Grand Teton National Park
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14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Sunrise from Mt. Fuji

Mt. Fuji is the highest peak in Japan. It is considered a sacred place in addition to being a destination for hikers. The official climbing season opens on July 1 and we began our hike in the dark at 12:30am on July 2. We had no idea that the sunrise would be this stunning.

TAGS: Climbing, Clouds, Japan, Panorama, Sky, Sunrise

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