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Cole Sartore pretends to face off with Iggy, the Fort Worth Zoo’s giant iguana mascot.

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Siblings clown around amid photo gear on the floor of the living room.

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Cole Sartore sleeps jammed next to rolls of background paper on a road trip.

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Cole Sartore holds onto the backdrop as he heads out of the Houston Zoo.

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At day’s end, Joel Sartore shows pheasant photos to the bird keepers at the Houston Zoo.

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During a portrait with his dad, Cole Sartore (right) eats his breakfast of French toast sticks from Burger King at the Sunset Zoo.

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A containment box is used to photograph Edward’s pheasants at the Sunset Zoo. This bird is so rare it’s nearly extinct in the wild now.

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A mother comforts her young son on their couch at their home in Lincoln, Nebraska.

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A mother comforts her young son on their couch at their home in Lincoln, Nebraska.

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A young boy stand proudly in his treehouse at his home in Lincoln, Nebraska.

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A young boy stands proudly in his treehouse at his home in Lincoln, Nebraska.

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A young boy kneels proudly in his treehouse at his home in Lincoln, Nebraska.

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A young boy kneels proudly in his treehouse at his home in Lincoln, Nebraska.

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A young boy stands proudly in his treehouse at his home in Lincoln, Nebraska.

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A young boy stands on a ladder by his treehouse at his home in Lincoln, Nebraska.

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A young boy climbs a ladder to his treehouse at his home in Lincoln, Nebraska.

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A young boy climbing a ladder to his treehouse at his home in Lincoln, Nebraska.

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A woman poses for a photograph at her home in Lincoln, Nebraska.

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Joel Sartore,National Geographic photographer, standing amongst a herd of bison (Bison bison) on the prairie at Maxwell State Game Preserve in Canton, Kansas.

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Joel Sartore, National Geographic photographer, standing amongst a herd of bison (Bison bison) on the prairie at Maxwell State Game Preserve in Canton, Kansas.

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Joel Sartore on assignment at Sierra Chincua in Mexico, home to the world’s largest gathering of monarch butterflies.

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A young man watching mountain goats (Oreamnos americanus) in Glacier National Park, Montana.

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Joel Sartore and his son, Cole, stop to take a photograph together in the Walton area of Glacier National Park, Montana.

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Joel Sartore, on assignment for National Geographic magazine, while photographing the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in Barataria Bay, Louisiana.

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A man proudly displays the fish he caught with his sister-in-law at Crosslake, Minnesota.

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A man gets a thumbs up from his sister-in-law as he proudly shows off his catch of fish at Crosslake, Minnesota.

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A man proudly holds up a northern pike (Esox lucius) he caught while fishing with his sister-in-law in Crosslake, Minnesota.

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A close up of the body identification plate on a 1961 Cadillac convertible in Lincoln, Nebraska.

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A close up of the engine of a 1961 Cadillac convertible in Lincoln, Nebraska.

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A close up of the engine of a 1961 Cadillac convertible in Lincoln, Nebraska.

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A family roasting marshmallows while on vacation at their home near Crosslake, Minnesota.

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A family roasts marshmallows over a campfire while on vacation near Crosslake, Minnesota.

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A mother and daughter stand outside their old farmhouse in Dunbar, Nebraska.

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