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An indigenous Nukak girl with her face painted.  The Nukak are an endangered nomadic tribe from the department of Guaviare who only began to make contact with the outside world in 1988. Since then wes
An indigenous Embera lady in the Pacific Colombian jungle of Choc covers her eyes with her hands which have been painted black (along with her body) with the juice of the jagua fruit in order to relie
Guardians of the Forest - Yucuna indians, deep in the Colombian Amazon, dressed in their traditional suits for the Baile del Mueco, or Puppet Dance, in which they celebrate the abundance of the chonta
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Purple moorhen, locally called Kaim at Tanguar Haor also called Tangua Haor. It is a unique wetland ecosystem. Every winter the haor is home to about 200 types of migratory birds. Sunamganj, Banglades
Take a break, have some honey
chicks of cattle egret. Bengali name: Gobak. English name: Cattle egret. Common bird found near water-bodies, cultivated fields, usually near grazing cattle.
chicks of cattle egret. Bengali name: Gobak. English name: Cattle egret. Common bird found near water-bodies, cultivated fields, usually near grazing cattle.
chicks & mother of cattle egret. Bengali name: Gobak. English name: Cattle egret. Common bird found near water-bodies, cultivated fields, usually near grazing cattle.
Bengali name: Gobak. English name: Cattle egret. Common bird found near water-bodies, cultivated fields, usually near grazing cattle.
Group fishing at countryside in Bangladesh.
Swiss Mountain Village in a Thunderstorm
Devotee from Hindu Community celebrating ritual called Rakher Upabas at Loknath Temple at Barodi by lighting lamps and keeps themselves fasting until the lamps burn out. Sonargaon, Narayanganj, Bangla
Sand Sculptures: Low Tide at Pistol River Beach
Devotee from Hindu Community celebrating ritual called Rakher Upabas at Loknath Temple at Barodi by lighting lamps and keeps themselves fasting until the lamps burn out. Sonargaon, Narayanganj, Bangla
Cows guarding the Farm
Fishing in the Sea
Coral Garden: Coral Cove Beach at Sunrise
Morning Surf: A tubular Seasponge washed up at Sunrise
Big Boys' Toys: John Deere Tractors at the Dairy Farm
Simple pigment molecules, carotenoids and anthocyanins, provided a glowing and transparent explosion of color on this mid-morning day in Bedford, PA.
A Secret Place: The Chateau of Rochambeau
Portrait of a shy woman in Holi Festival in Old Dhaka, Bangladesh
10th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Swiss Mountain Village in a Thunderstorm

Swiss Mountain Village in a Thunderstorm

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2010
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 15, 2012, 9:37 a.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS 7D
Focal Length: 10mm
Shutter Speed: 1/800
Aperture: f14
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