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June 22, 2017

Loading Limestone

At a limestone quarry in Minya City, Egypt, workers load bricks of limestone into trucks for shipment. Your Shot photographer Nader Saadallah says that the laborers' method of quickly loading thousands of stones is "genius." This photo was submitted to Your Shot, our photo community on Instagram. Follow us on Instagram at @natgeoyourshot or visit us at for the latest submissions and news about the community.
Photograph by Nader Saadallah, National Geographic Your Shot

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