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image copyrightSam Whitaker
image captionSam Whitaker: "Silhoutte of ferns, in the rainforest biome at the Eden Project."
image copyrightSteve Thomson
image captionSteve Thomson called this one, taken in Lisbon, "Studies under a glass footbridge".
image copyrightChris vanDalen
image captionChris van Dalen: "On a camping trip in Kings Canyon National Park, California, I turned to see my wife and young son preparing for bed. The intimacy of their interaction can be captured with only a dim light on a dark night as their silhouetted figures moved in calm silence."
image copyrightNeenad Arul
image captionNeenad Arul: "A Young Kid, on Anjanadri hill, on a late evening in Hampi, Karnataka[, India]."
image copyrightRobby Bernstein
image captionRobby Bernstein: "Accommodation for the athletes in the Commonwealth Games that took place in Toronto in July 2015."
image copyrightElliot Pordes
image captionElliot Pordes took a picture of a glasswinged butterfly in Costa Rica.
image copyrightRuairi ODonnell
image captionRuairi O'Donnell: "Sometimes people put up walls, not to keep others out, but to see who cares enough to break them down."
image copyrightLucy Davidson
image captionLucy Davidson: "A sunset walk near The Needles, Isle of Wight."
image copyrightKosar Qureshi
image captionKosar Qureshi: "This picture was taken by my son Zaki of my daughter Hannah and her dog, Leo, on Silecroft Beach, Cumbria."
image copyrightIan Knaggs
image captionIan Knaggs: "The principal of the dance school to which my daughters belong showcases the dynamic grace and beauty of a dancer. The bold, moody lighting adds to the feeling of strength and grace."
image copyrightRuth Moucharafieh
image captionRuth Moucharafieh: "Couples enjoying a beautifully sunny May day and the view from the sea-wall at the harbour, Jbeil, in Lebanon."
image copyrightLesley Heptinstall
image captionLesley Heptinstall: "Every morning at sunrise, the sky above the temples of Bagan in Myanmar[, also known as Burma,] is filled with hot air balloons. A truly remarkable sight from both the ground and in the air."
image copyrightRob Louw
image captionRob Louw took this picture at Deadvlei in Namibia.
image copyrightClaire Goodbody
image captionClaire Goodbody: "The silhouette of a man captured within the pattern of the light-sticks he was twirling."
image copyrightAnkur Malhotra
image captionAnkur Malhotra: "A dancer lit up as she dances at the annual People Fest held in Hillsboro, Wisconsin."
image copyrightZdenek Malir
image captionZdenek Malir: "While walking in sunset in Holland Park, London, this statue caught my attention. Magnificent against the evening sky."
image copyrightNicholas Brown
image captionAnd, finally, a picture by Nicholas Brown. The next theme is "holidays" and the deadline for your entries is 6 September. If you would like to enter, send your pictures to Further details and terms can be found by following the link to "We set the theme; you take the pictures" at the bottom of the page.

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