Here are some of my favorite photographs from around the world, all taken by me. Geographically yours, D.J.Z.
Thursday, August 16, 2012
Marathon, Florida, USA
In the shape of a cape, the Florida Keys swing westward into the Gulf of Mexico. The island to their south makes 'illegal exit' a crime. Yet, many Cubans have risked their lives transiting the strait on rafts like this. The lucky ones are picked up by the U.S. Coast Guard and survive to tell the tale.