Punchy O' Guts and her teammates stretch and chug whiskey after a roller derby bout in Portland, Maine. Roller Derby is a contact sport played by two teams where five members skate around the track in the same direction. The teams score points, when the jammer (a designated scorer) laps members on the opposing team.    
       
     
 JayCee Jarrell, 3, puts up a fight as her mom and mawmaw get her ready to compete in the Coal Festival Beauty Pageant. After spending most of the night shopping in Walmart to get beauty supplies, JayCee just wants to go back to sleep.
       
     
 A fire dancer performs for tourists on Railay beach in Krabi, Thailand.
       
     
  George Gibson an old time banjo   player plays the song Wild Bill Jones   on the porch of a house he built, outside of Whitesburg, Kentucky  .
       
     
 A young ballerina poses for pictures just after sunrise at the 2014 Cherry blossom festival in Washington, DC. 
       
     
 Som Pearw (left) and Pontawee Naksri (right) gear up to teach a Mauy Thai class to teenagers in Udon Thani, Thailand. Mauy Thai, also known as Thai Boxing, is the combat sport of Thailand. 
       
     
  Knate Higgins puts the final touches on his drag persona, Bunny Wonderland. She will be performing at Styxx, a gay bar in Portland, Maine. 
       
     
 A Karen woman takes a break from chopping wood in her village in Northern Thailand. Karen people are a ethnic group that reside mostly in Burma, but a large number have migrated to Thailand. 
       
     
 Farmers work in an organic rice field in Chiang Dao, Thailand. One of the goals of this farm is to educate the surrounding community about organic rice farming, so the practice can spread throughout Thailand.
       
     
 Rhythmaya bollywood dance troupe
       
     
 Street scene outside of Siem Reap, Cambodia.
       
     
 Goldie Peacock is a drag king in  Portland, Maine. She binds her breasts   before her performances to look more   like the male characters she preforms   as.
       
     
 At the Christian Faith Academy in Van, West Virginia, church goers pray during a Wednesday night church service. 
       
     
 Best friends Jacqueline and Heather in Koh Pha Ngan, Thailand
       
     
 Children watch the Chinesse New Year Day Parade in Washington, DC. 
       
     
 Eva Rum plays with the flowers at DC's annual Cherry Blossom festival in 2014. 
       
     
 Winter Martin, 11, plays with her friend at a store. Winter is the daughter of Punchy O' Guts, a member of Maine's Roller Derby team. While Winter likes roller derby, she mostly wants to do her own thing, and not follow in her mother's footsteps. 
       
     
 Kordell Green, 8, practices  skateboarding at the Shaw Skate Park.   This skate park, opened in April 2011,   and is the first and only skate park in   Washington, DC.
       
     
 Students on the Rustic Pathways trip, Come With Nothing Go Home Rich, participate in a community service project, to build bamboo tables for a rural school in Thailand. Here, they are digging holes so they can create stability for the tables. 
       
     
 A local villager who assisted Rustic Pathways students build bamboo tables for a community service project in rural Thailand
       
     
 On October 3rd, 2014, the Salvation Army Women's Auxiliary of Washington, DC put on its 65th Annual Fashion Show and Luncheon to help families in their time of need. The fashion show was put together by Bloomingdales in the Ritz Carlton in Tysons Corner, Virginia. 
       
     
 A woman works in the rice fields in Udon Thani, Thailand. Thailand has a strong tradition of rice production and is the second largest exporter of product in the world. 
       
     
 The Rhythmaya dance troupe practice a Bollywood routine in a members basement in Ashburn, Virginia. 
       
     
 A child sees and plays with a balloon for the first time in the Mok Dou village, in rural Laos.
       
     
 A nun praying at Ta Prohm, a temple in Ankor, Siem Reap Province, Cambodia, built in the 12th and 13th century.
       
     
  Punchy O' Guts and her teammates stretch and chug whiskey after a roller derby bout in Portland, Maine. Roller Derby is a contact sport played by two teams where five members skate around the track in the same direction. The teams score points, when the jammer (a designated scorer) laps members on the opposing team.    
       
     

Punchy O' Guts and her teammates stretch and chug whiskey after a roller derby bout in Portland, Maine. Roller Derby is a contact sport played by two teams where five members skate around the track in the same direction. The teams score points, when the jammer (a designated scorer) laps members on the opposing team.

 

 JayCee Jarrell, 3, puts up a fight as her mom and mawmaw get her ready to compete in the Coal Festival Beauty Pageant. After spending most of the night shopping in Walmart to get beauty supplies, JayCee just wants to go back to sleep.
       
     

JayCee Jarrell, 3, puts up a fight as her mom and mawmaw get her ready to compete in the Coal Festival Beauty Pageant. After spending most of the night shopping in Walmart to get beauty supplies, JayCee just wants to go back to sleep.

 A fire dancer performs for tourists on Railay beach in Krabi, Thailand.
       
     

A fire dancer performs for tourists on Railay beach in Krabi, Thailand.

  George Gibson an old time banjo   player plays the song Wild Bill Jones   on the porch of a house he built, outside of Whitesburg, Kentucky  .
       
     

George Gibson an old time banjo player plays the song Wild Bill Jones on the porch of a house he built, outside of Whitesburg, Kentucky.

 A young ballerina poses for pictures just after sunrise at the 2014 Cherry blossom festival in Washington, DC. 
       
     

A young ballerina poses for pictures just after sunrise at the 2014 Cherry blossom festival in Washington, DC. 

 Som Pearw (left) and Pontawee Naksri (right) gear up to teach a Mauy Thai class to teenagers in Udon Thani, Thailand. Mauy Thai, also known as Thai Boxing, is the combat sport of Thailand. 
       
     

Som Pearw (left) and Pontawee Naksri (right) gear up to teach a Mauy Thai class to teenagers in Udon Thani, Thailand. Mauy Thai, also known as Thai Boxing, is the combat sport of Thailand. 

  Knate Higgins puts the final touches on his drag persona, Bunny Wonderland. She will be performing at Styxx, a gay bar in Portland, Maine. 
       
     

Knate Higgins puts the final touches on his drag persona, Bunny Wonderland. She will be performing at Styxx, a gay bar in Portland, Maine. 

 A Karen woman takes a break from chopping wood in her village in Northern Thailand. Karen people are a ethnic group that reside mostly in Burma, but a large number have migrated to Thailand. 
       
     

A Karen woman takes a break from chopping wood in her village in Northern Thailand. Karen people are a ethnic group that reside mostly in Burma, but a large number have migrated to Thailand. 

 Farmers work in an organic rice field in Chiang Dao, Thailand. One of the goals of this farm is to educate the surrounding community about organic rice farming, so the practice can spread throughout Thailand.
       
     

Farmers work in an organic rice field in Chiang Dao, Thailand. One of the goals of this farm is to educate the surrounding community about organic rice farming, so the practice can spread throughout Thailand.

 Rhythmaya bollywood dance troupe
       
     

Rhythmaya bollywood dance troupe

 Street scene outside of Siem Reap, Cambodia.
       
     

Street scene outside of Siem Reap, Cambodia.

 Goldie Peacock is a drag king in  Portland, Maine. She binds her breasts   before her performances to look more   like the male characters she preforms   as.
       
     

Goldie Peacock is a drag king in Portland, Maine. She binds her breasts before her performances to look more like the male characters she preforms as.

 At the Christian Faith Academy in Van, West Virginia, church goers pray during a Wednesday night church service. 
       
     

At the Christian Faith Academy in Van, West Virginia, church goers pray during a Wednesday night church service. 

 Best friends Jacqueline and Heather in Koh Pha Ngan, Thailand
       
     

Best friends Jacqueline and Heather in Koh Pha Ngan, Thailand

 Children watch the Chinesse New Year Day Parade in Washington, DC. 
       
     

Children watch the Chinesse New Year Day Parade in Washington, DC. 

 Eva Rum plays with the flowers at DC's annual Cherry Blossom festival in 2014. 
       
     

Eva Rum plays with the flowers at DC's annual Cherry Blossom festival in 2014. 

 Winter Martin, 11, plays with her friend at a store. Winter is the daughter of Punchy O' Guts, a member of Maine's Roller Derby team. While Winter likes roller derby, she mostly wants to do her own thing, and not follow in her mother's footsteps. 
       
     

Winter Martin, 11, plays with her friend at a store. Winter is the daughter of Punchy O' Guts, a member of Maine's Roller Derby team. While Winter likes roller derby, she mostly wants to do her own thing, and not follow in her mother's footsteps. 

 Kordell Green, 8, practices  skateboarding at the Shaw Skate Park.   This skate park, opened in April 2011,   and is the first and only skate park in   Washington, DC.
       
     

Kordell Green, 8, practices skateboarding at the Shaw Skate Park. This skate park, opened in April 2011, and is the first and only skate park in Washington, DC.

 Students on the Rustic Pathways trip, Come With Nothing Go Home Rich, participate in a community service project, to build bamboo tables for a rural school in Thailand. Here, they are digging holes so they can create stability for the tables. 
       
     

Students on the Rustic Pathways trip, Come With Nothing Go Home Rich, participate in a community service project, to build bamboo tables for a rural school in Thailand. Here, they are digging holes so they can create stability for the tables. 

 A local villager who assisted Rustic Pathways students build bamboo tables for a community service project in rural Thailand
       
     

A local villager who assisted Rustic Pathways students build bamboo tables for a community service project in rural Thailand

 On October 3rd, 2014, the Salvation Army Women's Auxiliary of Washington, DC put on its 65th Annual Fashion Show and Luncheon to help families in their time of need. The fashion show was put together by Bloomingdales in the Ritz Carlton in Tysons Corner, Virginia. 
       
     

On October 3rd, 2014, the Salvation Army Women's Auxiliary of Washington, DC put on its 65th Annual Fashion Show and Luncheon to help families in their time of need. The fashion show was put together by Bloomingdales in the Ritz Carlton in Tysons Corner, Virginia. 

 A woman works in the rice fields in Udon Thani, Thailand. Thailand has a strong tradition of rice production and is the second largest exporter of product in the world. 
       
     

A woman works in the rice fields in Udon Thani, Thailand. Thailand has a strong tradition of rice production and is the second largest exporter of product in the world. 

 The Rhythmaya dance troupe practice a Bollywood routine in a members basement in Ashburn, Virginia. 
       
     

The Rhythmaya dance troupe practice a Bollywood routine in a members basement in Ashburn, Virginia. 

 A child sees and plays with a balloon for the first time in the Mok Dou village, in rural Laos.
       
     

A child sees and plays with a balloon for the first time in the Mok Dou village, in rural Laos.

 A nun praying at Ta Prohm, a temple in Ankor, Siem Reap Province, Cambodia, built in the 12th and 13th century.
       
     

A nun praying at Ta Prohm, a temple in Ankor, Siem Reap Province, Cambodia, built in the 12th and 13th century.