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photo by @randyolson | words by @neilshea13 Halfway between Alia Bay and Kalokol a dark island rises and from it the mouths of two volcanoes open skyward. They are dead now and water-filled and for those who make the crossing each contains a marvel. To the west shallower and rimmed with grass is the lagoon of crocodiles. To the east down steeper trails lies the lake of flamingoes. Marco Polo might have told of these twin cities separated by a tall rampart of rock. Or Herodotus who wrote of…

photo by @randyolson | words by @neilshea13 In those days we ate many more animals including hippos and crocodiles and most of all perch biggest and best of the lake fish. We hunted by mood and season and men often went below water with their spears walking the mud-bottom stirring up creatures for the cook-fires. Hunters learned to hold their breath and open their eyes to join the water-world and forget for a while the world of air. Sinking and staying under took skill. Stalking was real…

Photograph by @thomaspeschak A blue whale surfaces close to a traditional Sri Lankan vessel. The worlds largest whale migrates past Sri Lanka's south and east coast every year. #srilanka #bluewhale @thephotosociety @natgeocreative by natgeo

photo by @randyolson | words by @neilshea13 The El Molo who live closest to the water say the east wind Parkan is the worst. In its season which is nearly every season this wind bangs down day and night across Lake Turkana bludgeoning the water and scattering the fish and sometimes drowning the fishers. But men are brave men are foolish and above all men are hungry so even against this wind they contend pushing out in sailboats or aboard rafts made of palm logs which drive clumsy as sleds…

iPhone photo @tbfrost | There is nothing like waking up in the morning to find you are above the clouds. View from home here in the central highlands of Ethiopia #onassignment for nat geo magazine. I'm @tbfrost if you want to see more behind the scenes by natgeo

Photo taken by @stevemccurryofficial // The world famous Shaolin Monastery is known to many in the West for its association with martial arts specifically Shaolin Kung Fu. The physical strength and dexterity displayed by the monks is incredible although they exude a deep serenity. by natgeo

Night Hides the World

@natgeo @stevewinterphoto Almost home from 3 months on the road - here is an #iPhone photo from the Hong Kong airport on my way to the gate! Just finished a very exciting and rewarding tour of Australia New Zealand and Singapore for NG LIVE - Where I spoke of my life as a @natgeo photographer and my life working with and trying to help conserve big cats and the lands in which they live. Fantastic and receptive crowds at every venue - it was such and honor to take the stage for @nglive at…

Plutos Wright Mons in Color

iPhone photo by David Guttenfelder @dguttenfelder. Lovely light on the field and fence row near Bear Creek Montana. On assignment for @natgeo in the GYE. by natgeo