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Photo by @argonautphoto (Aaron Huey). A hiker above a glacial pool on the lower #RuthGlacier in #DenaliNationalPark. I'm back in Alaska and will be posting from this assignment for the coming weeks!
Photo by @haarbergphoto (Orsolya Haarberg) Last week we spent a couple of days on the #Nordkinn-peninsula in #Norway. I loved this black and white island in the #Laksefjorden, with the sunlit mountains in the backgorund. @thephotosociety
Photo by Michael Yamashita @yamashitaphoto. Adam's Peak, in southern Sri Lanka, emerges from the morning mists. #srilanka #adamspeak #aerial #mountain #landscape @theimagereview @thephotosociety @natgeocreative
Photo by @edkashi Refugees gather amidst the ruins of a primary school which had been converted into a shelter in the village of Fadan Attaker, Nigeria on April 3, 2013. Five days earlier the Christian villages of Zilan and Mafan came under attack and left more than 30 dead. The attackers were beli
@mattiasklumofficial for @natgeo in the Kalahari. Two juvenile meerkats play-fighting, learning all the tricks in the book...Meerkats (also called suricates) work together in numbers. A few will typically serve as lookouts, watching the skies for birds of prey, such as hawks and eagles, that can sna
Photo by @shonephoto (Robbie Shone) - A view into the abyss. An American explorer peers down over her shoulder into Cloud Ladder Hall; one of the world’s largest underground chambers. Although it can't be seen due to the dense fog that lingers around, the floor is over 250 metres (820 ft) below. Her
Photo by @paleyphoto (Matthieu Paley). Ikhbal is getting her hair done. She is probably 16, although no one really keeps track of birth dates here. Soon, she will wear the white veil identifying her as a married woman and move to her husband's settlement, a couple of days away on horse back. Her aun
Caption this image by #YourShot member Souvik Kundu—and see last week's winning captions:
Photo by @tyronefoto (Tyrone Turner) "Our name is the Original Big Nine Social Aid and Pleasure Club. We wear that name as our badge of honor of being 9th warders." says founder and president Ronald Lewis. Members take a charter bus to the beginning of their second line parade in December, 2014. Th
A group of young boys play with shovels during a snowfall yesterday in Brooklyn. I have the opportunity to see some amazing things from my apartment. #AsFromMyWindowIsometimesGlance
Photo by @argonautphoto (Aaron Huey). A surface stream cuts through blue ice as it flows down the #RuthGlacier. Headed back to #Alaska for more coverage of #DenaliNationalPark!
Time-lapse by George Steinmetz @geosteinmetz Moonrise over the white desert, near Farafra, Egypt… a prime example of why I never use a tent in the desert. To see more of the from the Egyptian Sahara, scroll down the @geosteinmetz feed
Photo by Michael Yamashita @yamashitaphoto. Ice patterns from the Duke Farms Winter workshop. ‪#‎dukefarms‬ ‪#‎Hillsborough‬ ‪#‎NewJersey‬ ‪#‎snow‬ ‪#‎winter‬ ‪#‎ice‬ ‪#‎nature‬ @dukefarms @theimagereview @thephotosociety @natgeocreative
Photo by @salvarezphoto shot on assignment for @natgeo 65,000 years ago small bands of people occupied Klipdrift cave on the southern coast of Africa. In Klipdrift and sites like it humanity came up with our most important innovation, symbols. #africa #southafrica @thephotosociety
Photo taken by @stevemccurryofficial // Split by an earthquake in 1838, King Bodawpaya's pagoda in Mingun, near Mandalay, is a monument to earthly ambition and a dream unfulfilled. Begun in 1790 to enshrine a holy relic - a tooth reputed to be the Buddha's - the pagoda was envisioned by Bodawpaya as
Photo by @edkashi A young man peers through a window at a police checkpoint in Kano, Nigeria on March 31, 2013. The Nigerian Mobile Police, known as Mopols, man a checkpoint to protect the Christian minority during Easter Sunday from rampant violence by Boko Haram. Ed Kashi of @viiphoto is taking
This image is from a body of work that focuses on some of the #humanrights issues fueling the fire in Northern Nigeria. A Muslim Fulani man stands in the doorway of his burnt out home in Attakar, #Nigeria on March 26, 2013. Hisfamily's home was attacked the previous week by Christian Fulanis, with
Photo: @melissafarlow | How do you select photographs that work together to tell stories? My colleague @amivitale and I will give honest advice at a National Geographic Traveler seminar in San Diego on March 8. We target how best to connect with people you photograph. Register now:
Photo @ladzinski / Explorer @mikelibecki sending up a 100% biodegradable rice paper lantern at the base of #Poumaka Tower after a successful first ascent. It was nothing short of a muddy and dangerous battle on the beautiful remote island of #UaPoa. In the deep wet jungle after weeks of constant rai
I photographed these salmon alevin for the @NatGeo article, "Was Darwin Wrong?" This is a copy of a #Polaroid that I found in my files. The eggs that are laid in the fall hatch the next spring. The small larval fish, about one inch in length, are called alevin and still have a yolk sac attached. The
Photo by @edkashi/@viiphoto: A mountain of bagasse, the fibrous material left after #sugarcane production, is loaded by large trucks for use in the power generation station at the Sao Manoel Usina, where #sugar and #ethanol are produced in a 24/7 operation, in Sao Manoel, #Brazil on Sept. 25, 2011.
Phone photo: @ivankphoto The open road is a symbol of freedom and adventure. This road leads down to surf spot called Shipwrecks in northern #Baja, #Mexico. #Bajandoparabaja, @runa_photos, @natgeo, @panospictures, @thephotosociety
Photo by Tyrone Turner, @tyronefoto. Ka'Yenne Waterhouse, 5, poses for a portait before the start of the Original Big Nine Social Aid and Pleasure Club second line parade in December, 2014. See more in my Nat Geo Proof story, "Decked out in Sunday's Best for a New Orleans Second Line." @natgeo @natg
Photo taken by @stevemccurryofficial // I photographed this Hindu priest conducting a prayer ceremony in the evening in Karnataka. These simple prayer ceremonies can be held as often as one to five times per day. An aarti is sung and incense lit by the priest which is often accompanied by the rin
Time Lapse by @timlaman. A little fresh powder makes for a great photo shoot with skier @russlaman. Time Lapse from one day of shooting at Grand Targhee Wyoming. #skiing #Wyoming #powder @thephotosoceity @natgeocreative