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photo contest slideshow
Long Weekend in Serbia's Countryside
Dogwood in bloom
Fawn in the Sofia Zoo
Grand mother picking crabs
Sunset Conversations
Gorse Shield Bug on a pine cone
Sand sculpted by water
Tree silhouette on the bluffs
swimming in plastic
Waiting
Spigot the Corgi attempting to steer a boat
Fishers
Whaleshark along West Papua
A team roper at the county fair
Yellowfin
Spigot the Corgi playing at home
Hopkins Rose
Cinderella’s Lost Slipper
Sheepherders in the high range
Salute my brothers
The monk photographer
Dragonfly at rest
Fairytale City
17th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Fishers

This photo features fishers in a remote section of West Papua Indonesia taking a break from working on their bagan fishing platform. Whale sharks often visit the platforms followed by divers, giving the fishers a break and entertaining them along the way.

TAGS: Indonesia, Underwater

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San Francisco, California, United States of America
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© NATHAN COY.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 12.2018
Filed Under: People
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Date Uploaded: Sept. 22, 2019, 7:58 p.m.
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PHOTO LOCATION Kaimana, Indonesia