Pham Van Ty won the National Award for Vietnam with this image, showing two women in Vinh Hy Bay sewing new fishing nets. 'The color and the shape of the net looked like green clouds, which were drifting and bobbing,' he said
Amazing Pictures for the Annual Smithsonian Photo Contest
Young Buddhist novices play in the Hsinbyume Pagoda, Myanmar. "Once the tourists leave the last boat to Mandalay, the pagoda and its terraces become the perfect playground for the kids," says photographer Sergio Carbajo Rodriguez.