National Geographic : 2013 Oct
16 national geographic • October 2013 This section features photographs chosen by our editors and one chosen by our readers via online voting. For more information, go to yourshot.nationalgeographic.com. visions | YoUR sHoT EDITORS’ CHOICE Liam Carroll Galway, Ireland Carroll took an overnight bus while visiting Bolivia to see the Carnaval de Oruro, a celebration that reflects the region’s religious history. Hundreds of dancers filled the plaza. Carroll pointed his camera toward one group that danced with fireworks to impress the country’s president. READERS’ CHOICE Nick Pandev London, England On a vacation to Iceland to photograph the aurora borealis, Pandev looked for three main elements: the aurora, a compelling landscape, and water to reflect the colors. Just after midnight near Kirkjufell mountain, he found all three.