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Burmese child catering to tourist by carrying an umbrella and providing shade.
Happy and Grateful - Sri Lankan stick fisherman appeared to be extremely happy and pleased with his daily catch upon returning from his morning ritual of fishing.
The Pier at La Paz, Baja California Sur, Mexico. The town is becoming less and less touristic due to economic downturn, however it is an amazing place to visit. The pier on the photo is where locals f
Desert Road - Tire tracks on the road leading across the deserts UAE
Desert Travel - We were driving through the deserts of Dubai, UAE in this historic Land Rover, whereas the light was magical this early evenings.
The Barber -   The barber is somewhat of an icon of this traditional town of Izamal, Mexico where everyone knows everyone and everything.  I tried to take his picture while he was working, which he ha
Thinking hard about the race
Happy and Grateful - Sri Lankan stick fisherman appeared to be extremely happy and pleased with his daily catch upon returning from his morning ritual of fishing.
Burmese Refugee - The little girl is part of the Long Neck tribe from Burma (Myanmar), living within the mountains of Thailand as a refugee.  Her eyes were filled with anticipation while she was liste
I've taken this photograph at La Paz, Baja California Sur, Mexico.  The town is becoming less and less touristic due to economic downturn, however it is an amazing place to visit.  The pier on the pho
someone's goat
The Larung Gar is one of the largest and most influential centers for the study of Tibetan Buddhism in Tibet.
small bird in the shed
Blue toy car on a paper street.
Car on the street. Toy car, Paper street.
Calm morning, goats are having a relax time on the hill.
This view is from the top of the mountain of temple covered all over with prayer flags.
Trestle Dawnthe dawn sun rises above the all-but-abandoned Bridge 22.3 on the Camas Prairie Railroad in Lapwai Canyon, Idaho. Taken during a 115-mile bicycle trip last summer.
Tibetan are having  a picnic on beautiful hill.
Larung Gar is one of the largest and most influential centers for the study of Tibetan Buddhism in Tibet.
Walking along the lake.
Ladybug at a park
Roses near city hall in Charlotte, Tennessee.
12th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
The Larung Gar is one of the largest and most influential centers for the study of Tibetan Buddhism in Tibet.

The Larung Gar is one of the largest and most influential centers for the study of Tibetan Buddhism in Tibet.

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Matsue,Shimane, Japan
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© Shinya Itahana.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2013
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Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: May 19, 2014, 3:43 a.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D800
Focal Length: 116mm
Shutter Speed: 1/200
Aperture: f8
ISO: ISO100
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