Vicunas in the high Andes near the Chile/Bolivia border in the Atacama Desert.
Gray fox in the Atacama Desert in Chile.
A cat gets some attention while standing on the stone corral that protects an Aymara woman’s herd of sheep in Chile’s Atacama desert.
A dust devil springs up near the Pan-American Highway in Chile’s Atacama Desert.
Tourist in abandoned cemetery, Atacama Desert, Chile
A Humboldt penguin on a nest on the Pacific coast of Chile, near Antofagasta.
Humboldt penguins on the Pacific coast of Chile, near Antofagasta.
A Humboldt penguin on Chile’s coastline.
Fishermen off the coast of Chile near Antofagasta.
Scenics on the Pacific coast of Chile, near Antofagasta, showing sea stacks.
The rocky shoreline of the Pacific coast of Chile, near Antofagasta.
Hot breath of active volcanoes rises from roiling thermal pool fields in Chile’s Atacama desert.
Two tourist are transfixed by the otherworldly terrain of the Valley of the Moon in Chile’s Atacama desert.
The desert dwarfs the one road from Calama to San Pedro de Atacama.
Aymara woman with her llama herd on the desolate landscape of the high Chilean Atacama desert.
Miners masked against sun and cold carve up the land in search of borax in Chile’s Atacama desert.
Abandoned cemetery, Atacama Desert, Chile
Police, seen through the windshield of a truck, stop visitors speeding in Chile’s Atacama desert.
A street in San Pedro de Atacama as the day comes to an end.
A man silhouetted against La Portada rock arch on the coast of Chile.
The Atacama Giant (Spanish: Gigante de Atacama) a 282 ft. tall geoglyph in the Atacama Desert in Cerro Unitas, Chile.
An Aymara family (indigenous) in the Chilean high Andes.
El Gigante, a geoglyph near Iquique, Chile.
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