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a person on a beach in Lofoten Islands, Norway
April 19, 2016

Waiting for What's Next

Looking like a world unto itself, this moonlit landscape of snow-covered peaks looming over a village in the Lofoten Islands seems to beckon to Ana Beatriz Ribeiro, who submitted this image. She calls this photograph “Disquietude,” reflecting a desire “to see the world, get free of patterns, accept differences, and prefer the uncertainty of a loose life [rather] than the predictability of an ordinary life.”

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Photograph by Ana Beatriz Ribeiro, National Geographic Your Shot

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