Desktop Wallpapers From National Geographic for August 2012

Another pieces of wallpaper from National Geographic. Beautiful pictures with soul and depth of beauty and color. Some make you think, others – smile. And there is no one who would not have got at least some emotions from it.

Please note that most of the photos are available in high resolution and can be used as wallpaper for your desktop.

1. Cricket has become a passion and pastime for just about any Indian. The lack of resources did not stop the boys from their favorite games – old tires or the gate, a piece of wood instead of bits. (Danny Pemberton)

Desktop Wallpapers From National Geographic for August 2012 (1) 2. House in the middle of the Drina River near the town of Bain Basta, Serbia. (Irene Becker)

Desktop Wallpapers From National Geographic for August 2012 (2) 3.Gecko in a defensive posture. (Robert McLean)

Desktop Wallpapers From National Geographic for August 2012 (3) 4. A striking beauty in Alorane, Philippines. (Joses Pul Angelio)

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5. Strolling along Bondi Beach in Australia, I saw a girl in the red. I watched as she fed the seagulls and plant tranquility. After talking with her, I knew she was from England and lived in Australia for two years. Every day she comes to the market and takes the leftovers to the seagulls. She feeds prtits. They give her peace of mind, it gives them food. (Dylan Maras)

Desktop Wallpapers From National Geographic for August 2012 (5) 6. Midsummer Night’s Dream. Many Japanese visualize the soul of the deceased in the light of fireflies. (Teruo Araya)



Desktop Wallpapers From National Geographic for August 2012 (6) 6. Midsummer Night’s Dream. Many Japanese visualize the soul of the deceased in the light of fireflies. (Teruo Araya)

Desktop Wallpapers From National Geographic for August 2012 (7) 8. I took this picture Sandhill Crane Lake Uaylduing in Brighton, Michigan. (Jim Ridley)

Desktop Wallpapers From National Geographic for August 2012 (8)  9. A couple looking at a picture of Monet’s “Water Lilies” in the Museum of Modern Art in New York. (Gilbert Sape)

Desktop Wallpapers From National Geographic for August 2012 (9)  10. In the wild badlands south of Kyrgyzstan, not far from the legendary Tash Rabat. It recalls the grand days of the Silk Road. (Vincent Bonnin)

Desktop Wallpapers From National Geographic for August 2012 (10)11. Picture taken during a trip to Somalia. This girl is here from three o’clock to the well to get water for his family and goats. (Fahad Badar Bhatti)

Desktop Wallpapers From National Geographic for August 2012 (11)  12. Big Ben, London. (Vaibhav Dubey)

Desktop Wallpapers From National Geographic for August 2012 (12)  13. After three years of absence, I went to visit family in Iran. We went to the city, Mahmoud Abad in the north of the country and had a great time together. One night I was walking along the shore of the Caspian Sea with his sister and saw lightning in the distance. I ran to the hotel, grabbed my camera and tripod and took this picture with time. (Amir Ali Sharifi)

Desktop Wallpapers From National Geographic for August 2012 (13)  14. Ice caves are melting. This is a fact. In one such cave on Mount congestive in Slovenia For several years, the situation is getting worse. Since 1991, almost 4 meters of cave is disappeared.The entrance is located on the south-east, which is quite unusual for the ice caves. That’s why this whole region is important, and even one truncated tree can cause serious damage. (Peter Gedei)

Desktop Wallpapers From National Geographic for August 2012 (14)  15. I saw this beautiful lotus flower in the Botanical Garden of Kyoto. Its petals fell on the sheet and made the unforgettable color contrast. (Chinagarn Kunacheva)

Desktop Wallpapers From National Geographic for August 2012 (15) 16. A man carrying green coconuts for your shopping tray. Only he live on this island  with his family. It is a small island called Chera Dip (Chera means “broken” and dip – Island). This is a continuation of the island of St. Martin. It is the only coral island in Bangladesh. It lies in the Bay of Bengal to the south-east of Bangladesh and next to Myanmar. (Shafayet Hossain Apollo)

Desktop Wallpapers From National Geographic for August 2012 (16)  17. I have often heard that hippos are especially dangerous because of their jaws, but I was lucky – I saw this adult male demonstrated the power of their teeth in Tanzania. (Ari Goldstein)

Desktop Wallpapers From National Geographic for August 2012 (17)  18. That day, rain fell frequently. After another shower I went to a nearby forest in the evening. The forest was beautifully engrossed in light. (Balazs Kovacs)

Desktop Wallpapers From National Geographic for August 2012 (18)  19. “I went into the water on an overcast day in late autumn. This is a subarctic underwater world. you can see Few pictures of signals in their natural habitat. After a few minutes the sun began breaking  the clouds from time to time. I noticed strange rays of light appeared and again disappeared within. (Paul Vecsei)

Desktop Wallpapers From National Geographic for August 2012 (19)  20. People in Thailand celebrate Songkran – the traditional New Year. Water spray symbolizes cleansing and flushing all the bad as well as respect for elders, including family members, friends, neighbors, and monks. (Mohd Ming)

Desktop Wallpapers From National Geographic for August 2012 (20) 21. Kitaibaraki, Japan. (Akira Takaue)

Desktop Wallpapers From National Geographic for August 2012 (21) 22. “Be honest: have you ever wanted to see how you live? Do you look at your life and think about what you mean to others, not because you do not care about the others, on the contrary, you care about others. Rather, because we all live in the illusion that other people see you the same as you see yourself. ” (Rossella Scalia)

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23. The picture was taken at sunrise in Bolivia in January 2012. Andean flamingos of steam from hot springs. (David Brickman)

Desktop Wallpapers From National Geographic for August 2012  24. A couple on a bicycle in Sinsaibasi, Osaka, Japan. (Sun Jie)

Desktop Wallpapers From National Geographic for August 2012 25. Steel Wool + moonlight sky + exposure = unique photo. (Alex Coppel)

Desktop Wallpapers From National Geographic for August 2012  26. Dog decided to take a nap surrounded by pigeons at the main square in La Paz, Bolivia. (Artee Lynne Mamawag)

Desktop Wallpapers From National Geographic for August 2012  27. Fallen autumn leaves on the road in the woods of Colorado. (Ron Azevedo)

Desktop Wallpapers From National Geographic for August 2012  28. El Sirkito Majik del Agua in Lima, Peru. This is a great water park, which comes alive at night, when the girls, children and even grown men amuse themselves in fountains. Magical nights in Lima. (Liesl Marelli)

Desktop Wallpapers From National Geographic for August 2012  29. Two girls in short dresses go home, despite the cold. While in the UK it is quite common. (Yi Hsien Lee)

Desktop Wallpapers From National Geographic for August 2012 30. Tami River near Pancevo, Serbia. (Mihalj Peseki)

Desktop Wallpapers From National Geographic for August 2012  31. Northern Lights, Iceland. “That night, the northern lights was expected, so I decided to find a good spot on the Reykjanes Peninsula. But the sky was a little out of sorts, especially in the distance, so that on the way I stopped at an abandoned house, where it was not so clear. In the end, the result was not as bad asclouds, blue dots in the sky, the green northern lights and orange reflected lights is mixed, its a multicolored light show. ” (Fred Schalk)

Desktop Wallpapers From National Geographic for August 2012