Photo of the Day: May 11, 2012. "Marooned fish." Austin Didio (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania ) Photographed October 2010, Glens Falls, New York
High Chair: Air & Space Magazine (Photo: Toshiba/JP Aerospace)
"Jabulani the elephant greeting his caretaker." Taken by Paula Durham (Cave Creek, Arizona). Photographed September 2011, Kapama private game reserve, South Africa.
Amazing close-up photographs of seeds: j.mp/TK3czK
"Burmese novices playing soccer in the evening." Taken by Kyaw Kyaw Winn (Yangon, Myanmar). Photographed April 2011, Myanmar. (9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Finalist; Category: Travel.)
"The golden rock." Taken by David Lazar (Brisbane, Australia). Photographed February 2010, Kyaiktiyo, Myanmar. (9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Finalist; Category: Travel.)
"Women making traditional art." Taken by Chetan Soni (Madhya Pradesh, India). Photographed November 2010, Rajasthan, India. (9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Finalist; Category: Travel.)
"An anhinga emerges to swallow his dinner." Taken by Savannah Whitwam (Jacksonville, FL). Photographed June 2011, Jacksonville, FL. (9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Finalist; Category: The Natural World.) Visit our site to vote for your favorite!
"Clamming at the Oregon Coast." Taken by Lucy Chien (Alexandria, VA). Photographed June 2010, Garibaldi, Oregon.
"Ranch dog taking a break from work." Taken by Jamie Illian (Dallas, Texas). Photographed April 2011, Ellsworth, Nebraska.
"Dog watching tourists on the street." Taken by Peter Jacobson (Dresher, Pennsylvania). Photographed August 2009, Ketchikan, Alaska.
"Interior of an abandoned train station." Taken by Matthew Murray (Rochester, NY). Photographed February 2011, Northeastern United States.
"Negative image of an octopus." Taken by Sarah Jackson (Clanton, Alabama). Photographed February 2009, Atlanta, Georgia