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Lifeguard station
Wading in Lake Baikal
Smith Lake Freezes Over
Lazy Day
New Dam, Old Power Plant and Rail Road Bridge Over American Falls
childhood: carefree and sweet
Idda Ka, a herder, says it has become difficult to feed his herds due to lack of rain. His sons are the first generation to seek work in neighboring towns, as herding is no longer sustainable.
A praying mantis atop a zinnia
Morton's Salt at sunset
Watching Over
Autumn Equine
Surf Generations
Portrait of Pablucha, the shepherd
Alienesque
Men inspect a well that has become too salinated for farming use.
Sprouting
Havana street scene
The flower and the insect in my garden.
Praying mantis amidst zinnias
Heavens Rising
A fisherman at the foot of the Golden Gate Bridge.
Time stands still.
Women gather the day's catch. In the Guet Ndar fishing community, families are coping with rising seas and overpopulation.
14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Surf Generations

As summer started fade in Wrightsville Beach, NC, these three wanted one last chance to enjoy the life blood of this east coast beach town. With a swell on the way and the light fading fast, they all prepared for one last ride before the cooler winter temps left only locals on the beaches.

TAGS: North Carolina, Surf

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Purcellville, Virginia, United States of America
Member since 2016
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© Robert O'Donnell.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2015
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Filed Under: People
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 28, 2016, 7:35 p.m.
Camera Make: PENTAX
Camera Model: PENTAX K-x
Focal Length: 160mm
Shutter Speed: 1/3200
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO1600
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PHOTO LOCATION Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina, United States of America