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A Helping Hand
Sunset on Tamarindo Beach
Striking Alligator
A sailboat in the New York Harbor
Boy on a Basket
Rosy Complexion
Baltic Sunset
A Summer Supermoon
Death Valley Dunes
The Amalfi Coast
Locks of Love
The Stone Guardians of the Vatican
Hadzabe Hunter
Grecian Lizard
 Homeless in the park
Moonlit Gondola Ride
Stonehenge
Living on the Edge
Sunrise over Livorno, Italy
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12th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Locks of Love

In Venice there is a tradition of young couples leaving padlocks on bridges as a way to swear their undying love to one another. By writing their names on the locks and throwing a way the key, these lovers hope their love will last as long as the city remains afloat.

TAGS: Italy, Lock, Love, Tradition, Venice

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© Kimberly Weihrauch.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2014
Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 1, 2014, 6:36 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 60D
Focal Length: 29mm
Shutter Speed: 1/100
Aperture: f6.3
ISO: ISO100
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PHOTO LOCATION Venice, Italy