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an island in the middle of Tumuch Lake, British Columbia
April 28, 2014

Island in the Sky

"There is an ethereal, otherworldly feeling to this photograph, as this little island in the middle of Tumuch Lake in northern British Columbia appears as if it's floating in the clouds," says Shane Kalyn, who submitted this photo to the National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest. "To bring us back to Earth, a fish has left a ripple in the water on the left-hand side of the shot. The scene was amazing to witness, let alone be lucky enough to photograph—totally the right place at the right time." This photo and caption were submitted to the 2014 National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest. Download wallpapers » See all entries »
Photograph by Shane Kalyn

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