National Geographic : 2012 Sep
VISIONS | YOUR SHOT • This page features two photographs: one chosen by our editors and one chosen by our readers via online voting. For more information, go to ngm.com/yourshot. EDITORS' CHOICE Romeo Doneza Long Beach, California The scene: Sunday morning at Hilltop Park, in the city of Signal Hill. Doneza, 57, waits for a man and his dog to pass by and meld with a concrete sculpture. The painted shadows of an oil derrick and worker commemorate the area's oil-rich history. READERS' CHOICE Blerta Zabërgja Prishtina, Kosovo Zabërgja was 22 when she watched this sunset from a rooftop. "I was feeling like Alice in Wonderland, all grown up and facing the chaos of the real world!" says the painter and photog- rapher, now 28. "I love heights and took this self-portrait to capture the feeling it gives me."