A surfer enters the waters off the coast of York, Maine where wave chasers flock to beaches in mid-October in search of good surfing days.
Known as Elvis Himselvis, Rick Dunham takes a swig of bottled water backstage before performing in Carthage, Illinois for the local Founders Day celebration.
A butcher at the La Monumental in Barcelona waits for the next bull to arrive so that he and his team can butcher the animal.
Food vendors and workers in the city of Istanbul, Turkey go about their business near in neighborhoods less populated than the tourist filled Sultanahmet District.
Where there is a will there is a way. An apartment owner’s dog finds a way to stick his head out a second story window to watch traffic.
During a winter hay shortage, a Palmyra, Missouri farmer bundles up hay on his truck to donate to those who cannot afford hay to feed their livestock.
The St. Louis minor league football team The Spirits huddle on the field during halftime under a blood red sky.
Young girls line up to dance during a holiday performance at the Quincy Mall.
Track and field competitors watch as Ryan Long trips during the steeple chase event. Long recovered and went on to take first place.
A boy forced to ride the ferris wheel alone.
Known as “The Rock Lady,” Linda Baker sits in her home built one rock at a time by her husband who along with her ran a geode business in their yard. Due to a recent highway expansion along Hwy. 24 near Wayland, Mo. Baker must move from her home.
While waiting her turn backstage during during the Miss Hannibal Missouri contest, Shayla Dickson watches others get ready.
Ann Schroeder was a surprising site to see at the Hy-Vee grocery store where flower girls and her sons accompanied her to the produce aisle where she first met her fiance and soon to be husband, the store’s produce manager.
Dixie Bosworth smells a mushroom during the Alley Park Mushroom Hike Saturday in Lancaster, Ohio.
Children play at Ruby Beach in Washinton.
A tourist at the Hagia Sophia tries to get a photograph of downtown Istanbul’s Sultanahmet district.
A woman dressed as Wonder Woman steps outside on the balcony of the Denver Convention Center where lovers of super heroes flocked for Comicon.
Arriving for the Halloween Boo Train at the Nelsonville Depot, Spiderman finds himself on a mission.
Miss Chrissy, “The Patch Queen,” and owner of Bee-Bad Leathers, sewed patches onto a leather vest for a customer in her booth. Miss Chrissy, who does not go by a last name, said she has been sewing patches onto biker leathers for 30 years.
Bonnie Chapman cuddles her cat as she laughs about how she now gets around in her wheelchair after having to have a leg amputated. “I’m still moving. I’m still here. This ain’t going to stop me.”
Fred Coombes stands in his yard in Joplin, Mo. after one of largest tornadoes in the United States destroyed his home and property.
At the end of a speech in Athens, Ohio, Former President Clinton shook hands with people who crowded to the front for selfies, handshakes and photos.
After hours of waiting outside of a police and SWAT team standoff, family members are react to finding out Tom Stoppers of Hannibal had called in a threat and then committed suicide.
Columbus’ Ohio Village Muffins member Dan Lehman’s wool vintage baseball hat is just one piece of the authentic uniforms that members of the vintage baseball leagues wear during the Ohio Cup games, baseball games that draw vintage leagues from all over the United States.
A Joplin, Mo. street sign is stuck in the ground to help identify the location after an E5 tornado destroyed most buildings, streets and signs that indicated locations.
A golden field and tree in rural Ohio just before a storm.
Raul Figueroa participates in an intertribal dance Saturday, April 2 at the CC March Pow wow where intertribal dances were performed for visitors to the 2017 CC Native American Exhibition Powwow.
Visitors to Great Sand Dunes National Park run through the streams to get to the sand.
Bill Ricker, owner and operator of Ricker Hill Orchards, closes the books for the night in Turner, Maine.
Organic chemistry professor at Colorado College Habiba Vaghoo
Head man dancer Brad Bearsheart of Monument leads a grass dance Saturday, April 2 at the CC March Pow wow where intertribal dances were performed for visitors to the 2017 CC Native American Exhibition Powwow.
Visitors to the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center act out the body positions of “Ragnarok” by visual artists Wendy Mike and De Lane Bredvik.
Cassidy Lam poses with one of her chocolates from the company she has started, Chica Chocolate. Lam hopes to revolutionize and help girls love their periods by selling them period soothing chocolates made from Chinese herbs.
Charlie Day touches and adjusts a woven fiber art shirt that he made during a gallery opening.
Outside Boulder, Co.
Great Sand Dunes National Park