The Longest Dragon

Rowers try to break the Guinness world record for the longest dragon boat during an event on the Mekong River.

The boat, 87.3 metres long and carrying 179 people, went on to claim the record

POTD 201811224 | Photo by Mak Remissa


PICTURE OF THE DAY

art installation perceptual artwork female Indian waste picker london Borough Market The Body Shop

Indian Waste Picker

The Body Shop unveil ... a piece of perceptual artwork depicting a female Indian waste picker in London’s Borough

There’s nothing to see here.

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Jagged Peaks

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Harbin China city ice snow festival colourful lights show winter illuminations crowd fair

Ice City

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All the Eternal Love I Have for the Pumpkins Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama, immersive mirror rooms installation light art dots

Infinite Pumpkins

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street art of two people wearing masks

Pandemic-Age Lovers

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crowd fans cheer concert show performance audience scream KROQ Absolut Almost Acoustic Christmas 2019

Absolut Almost Acoustic

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dune moving a mountain performance art group people work together line Francis Alÿs

Moving A Mountain

Moving A Mountain ...(or not). Pictured is a performance piece by Francis Alÿs from 2002, called When Faith Moves

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No Taboo

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People flock to the beach as lockdown restrictions ease in England

Social Distancing and the Sunshine in England

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Hadaka Matsuri Naked Man Festival Saidaiji Temple Okayama Japan men crowd dense

Naked Man Festival

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Voyager

Voyager Sólfarið - Sun Voyager, Reykjavík, Iceland; a sculpture by Jón Gunnar Árnason.

aerial shot of airplanes taxied at airport in Germany

Grounded Globalization

Grounded Globalization Taking to the sky, aerial photographer - Tom Hegen - used his vantage point to document the

overhead shot of young ballerinas in tutus rushing down a staircase

Bustling Ballerinas

Bustling Ballerinas This 2002 photograph shows young ballerinas, aged six to eight, racing through the hallways of the Casina




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