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Arguing
Women of Harar
Bangkok Downtown
Siblings
Tender Eyes
Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge at Night
Mingun Temple
The White Line
Arguing
Women of Harar
Bangkok Downtown
Siblings
Tender Eyes
Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge at Night
Mingun Temple
Dinner Time
Feeding Frenzy in Monterey Bay
The Tree Girl
Ryan Jones, Inner Atlas 2019
17th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
The White Line

Somewhere above the Tahiti reef. This reef protects Tahitians from big waves, and at the same time creates a calm lagoon where many species of fish can grow and be fished afterwards. With the warming of the oceans, the corals present on the reefs tend to die and directly impact the fish populations present that depend on them. If the temperature of the oceans continues to rise over the next few years, all the coral reefs will be dead, and it is highly likely that there will be no more resources to feed the men living on these islands. Save our reefs, save the men living on these islands. Let's change our harmful habits for our planet, and for ourselves.

This is a panoramic picture.

TAGS: Coral, French Polynesia, Reef, Surf, Tahiti, Waves

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Stavelot, Belgium
Member since 2019
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Photo of the Day: 07.05.19 Editors' Pick
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© Melvin Pirard.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 01.2018
Total Views: 4855
Filed Under: Altered Images
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Date Uploaded: June 10, 2019, 7:03 a.m.
Camera Make: DJI
Camera Model: FC300C
Focal Length: 3.6mm
Shutter Speed: 1/50
Aperture: f2.8
ISO: ISO131
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PHOTO LOCATION Papeete, French Polynesia