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Springtime snowfall inspired snowshoeing with a friend in the mountains of Montana.
While walking by the docks of the Buriganga River in Dhaka, Bangladesh, I met this boy who collects and sorts rubbish to survive. He does this job with other friends around his age, and they become hi
Breakfast with a view.  Early morning, mountain reflection on the Pacific Crest Trail.
The relief sculpture in the sand altered caught my eye on a morning walk on the Oregon Coast.
This is a portrait of an elderly lady in a rural part of Bangladesh. This lady communicated her happiness and welcoming warmth through her smile. It was the first time anyone here had met or spoken to
Taken in Bangladesh, this portrait features a young lady's green eyes. I originally came across a group of neighbours and friends around twilight playing games outside their houses in the small town o
A friend and I awoke to a surreal, foggy morning on an alpine lake on the Pacific Crest Trail.
A rainy day in Nebaj, Guatemala
Trucks
On the road
Wildflowers stop us in our tracks on the Pacific Crest Hiking trail.
The Golden Rock
Early morning sunlight in a Belizean rainforest.
Palo Alto sunset
A walk along the California coast on a foggy day surprised us with layers of trees.
Three fishermen on Inle Lake
A hike through the rural villages of Nebaj, Guatemala educated us in the everyday activities the people living there.
A monk walks through the grounds of the Gangte Goemba, a 450-year-old monastery set in a remote valley in the Kingdom of Bhutan.
Outlook on the Mediterranean
Rose garden
Two friends look out over a field of yellow mustard flowers in rural Putia, Bangladesh. This photo was taken early in the morning on one of my casual wanderings to see who I could meet and what moment
Cathdrale
A blustery day at the Oregon Coast near Waldport, Oregon.
9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
The Golden Rock

The Golden Rock in Myanmar is a holy and important site which Buddhists frequent in large numbers. A gold leaf covered boulder precariously balances on the edge of a cliff, and pilgrims come to worship this astonishing defiance of gravity.

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Brisbane, Australia
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Photo of the Day: 06.18.15 Finalist
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© David Lazar.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 02.2010
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 1, 2011, 11:21 a.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D700
Focal Length: 35mm
Shutter Speed: 1/200
Aperture: f7.1
ISO: ISO400
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