National Geographic : 2011 Feb
YOUR SHOT|ngm.com/yourshot READERS' CHOICE • EDITORS' CHOICE David Sose North Miami, Florida In the stern of a boat on South America's Lake Titicaca, Sose, 70, saw a sleeping girl juxtaposed with a standing boatman. "Cropping out his head actually made it more mysterious," Sose says. "It was like a dream, and I was lucky to capture it." Siddhartha Saha Seattle, Washington This past summer, the 30-year-old Saha photographed the Perseid meteor shower from a vantage point in Mount Rainier National Park. "Right after midnight," he says, "I saw this bright meteor directly over the peak. It seemed like it had struck the mountain." Every month this page features two photographs: one chosen by our editors, one chosen by our readers via online voting. For more information, go to ngm.com/yourshot.