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Clarity, astounding beauty of the Daragang Magayon
Foliage on a New England farm.
The two red chairs at the Rocky Mountain Legacy Trail
yorkie on the prowl.
Two girls at the pumpkin patch
Bee on a flower
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Parrot in Las Vegas
Budding Purple Flower
Inspiration at the Inscription Wall
Muay Thai Kickboxing Gym, Bangkok
The Empire State Building From Below
Paitently Waiting for Sundown.
Trees love Stars.
The Winding Road
Cold fire
Love in London
Bald eagle continuing the circle of life with a deer.
The Red Bull
Recovery Road
The lonely Seagull
My dog who I dubbed "The nugget!"
14th Annual Photo Contest
Muay Thai Kickboxing Gym, Bangkok

Many youth in Thailand attempt to transcend poverty by competing in the country's national sport, Muay Thai kickboxing. Bangkok is home to many of the sport's best gyms. Living quarters are tight and several boxers sleep in just one or two rooms. The youngest fighters may even sleep in the gym's ring by night. A communal bond is formed between fighters that replaces family.

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© Austin Beahm.
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Date Taken: 06.2016
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Date Uploaded: Oct. 25, 2016, 9:04 p.m.
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PHOTO LOCATION Bangkok , Thailand