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autumn trees on Lake Towada, Aomori, Japan
October 16, 2014

Autumn in Aomori

The morning sun kindles a view of fall foliage on Lake Towada in Aomori, Japan. Sitting at the base of Mount Hakkoda, the lake and the annual autumn display of its forested banks are a popular tourist draw.

This photo was submitted to the 2014 National Geographic Photo Contest.

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Photograph by Sho Shibata

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