Chance Shrader winces as he’s bucked off a bull on July 4, 2013 at the Sedro-Woolley Rodeo. Despite the violent nature of bull riding, Shrader says he has no fear of the sport.
Paranav Singh throws rocks into Bellingham Bay on Saturday, Feb. 1 at Boulevard Park. He was part of a traditional Indian wedding party taking pictures at the park.
Luz Encina holds of a section of wishes for Chile’s future. She believes Bachelet can make the changes, such as a new constitution, she wants for Chile. Supporters for Michelle Bachelet, the Socialist candidate for Chile’s 2013 presidential election, created a line of wishes for Chile’s future outside GAM, Gabriela Mistral Cultural Center, in Santiago on Oct. 3, 2013. They invited anyone walking along the street to add their own wishes for Chile.
Andrew Blackburn bathes in a shower spraying over the edge of a hot springs on the Middle Fork of the Salmon River on Aug. 9, 2013.
Lenna Liu balances in a "star" position at an advanced acro yoga class on April 10, 2013 at the School for Acrobatics and New Circus Arts in Seattle, Wash. Acro yoga is a combination of partner acrobatics, therapeutic flying, Thai massage and yoga.
A woman pauses during dancing at the Janmastami Festival to take a video of the scene. Hundreds of people gathered to celebrate the Janmastami Festival that commemorates the birth of the Hindu god Krishna on August 28, 2013 at Hare Krishna Temple in Santiago, Chile.
Members of the Pacific Northwest Model Yacht Club focus on sailing their T37s in Lake Samish on May 11, 2013. The boats are 37 inches long, 5 feet tall from bottom of keel to top of mast, and weigh about 4 pounds.The club gets together almost every week to race their mini sailboats.
Chagul Orrego climbs a light pole to unfurl a sign in protest of a hydroelectric plant in Cajón deMaipo, a rural suburb in Santiago, Chile on Sept. 7, 2013. The hydroelectric plant would destroy the ecology in the canyon, but it would also bring jobs to the people living there, Orrego says.
Workers at Hiep Thanh, a seafood joint stock company that specializes in processing pangasius, or Vietnamese catfish, fillet piles of fish on Dec. 27, 2011. Workers perform the same tasks for up to 10 hours each day.
Soldiers Jesús Cordero and Adrian Mallea train Panteon the horse on August 24, 2013 at Campo Militar San Bernardo in Santiago, Chile.