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the beach in Big Sur, California
May 5, 2016

Wild Beauty in Big Sur

The exoticism of Big Sur, California, is on vivid display in this colorful photo submitted by Your Shot member Israel De Alba. It’s little wonder that many American artists—writers Henry Miller and Jack Kerouac, and photographer Ansel Adams included—were inspired here.

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Photograph by Israel De Alba, National Geographic Your Shot

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