National Geographic : 2013 Dec
visions | YoUR sHoT 18 national geographic • december 2013 This page features two photographs: one chosen by our editors and one chosen by our readers via online voting. For more information, go to yourshot.nationalgeographic.com. EDITORS’ CHOICE Priyanka Telang Gautam Buddha Nagar, India In northern India, Telang watched a performance of a ritual dance known as Raas Leela, which celebrates the Hindu deity Krishna. To tell the story of Krishna’s life, men dress in women’s costumes and use flower petals to add color. READERS’ CHOICE Tó Mané Porto, Portugal Near the western Portuguese town of Nazaré, Mané—a professional photographer—wanted to capture the coast’s famously large waves from a new angle. Standing on the side of a hill, he watched a surfer tackle one of the biggest waves recorded that day.