Photo of the Day

A woman playing with her dog in the shadow of an oak tree
April 25, 2011

Oak Tree, Sweden

This Month in Photo of the Day: Nature and Weather Photos

My daughter Kina is playing with her dog Noppe on a beautiful spring day. The big oak tree shades the midday sun in the Natural Reserve of Sandemar, a place outside Stockholm next to the Baltic sea.

(This photo and caption were submitted to the 2010 National Geographic Photography Contest.)

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Photograph by Dick Eriksson
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