Photo of the Day

A seagull at a marina
July 10, 2011

Seagull and Boats

This Month in Photo of the Day: Animal Pictures

Walking the line

(This photo and caption were submitted to the 2011 National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest).

The deadline for entering the photo contest is July 11. Send in your best shots today!

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Photograph by Diane Jones

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