A man floats his way through the overwhelming whiteness of a fog bank Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013, on Green Lake in Seattle. A dry, high pressure system in the region has caused the thick, white soup to blanket Seattle.
A record 5,300 graduates – accompanied by more than 40,000 friends and family – flocked to the renovated Husky Stadium for the University of Washington’s 139th Commencement Ceremony Saturday, June 14, 2014, in Seattle, Wash. Over 12,400 degrees were conferred. For the past two years, UW held the commencement at CenturyLink Field while Husky Stadium was being renovated.
A kayaker drifts under the Ballard Bridge on a sunny spring day Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Seattle, Wash.
An F1 driver awaits his turn to compete on the third and final day of the Albert Lee Appliance Cup at Seafair Sunday, August 4, 2013, in Seattle, Wash.
Encased in a zebra-print full body suit, a man known simply as “Leopold,” left, finds himself entranced by the florescent lights outside of the bathrooms at the 12th annual Seattle Erotic Art Festival Friday, May 30, 2014, in Seattle, Wash. The event, which continues through Sunday, promotes freedom of expression and fosters sex-positive culture through public celebration of the arts.
A man photographs a horizon of boats clustered in Lake Washington with a view of University of Washington’s newly-renovated Husky Stadium before the opening season game against Boise State Saturday, August 31, 2013, in Seattle, Wash.
Carey Rose takes a headfirst plunge into the cool waters of a private outdoor pool Monday, May 26, 2014, in Yakima, Wash.
Symeyya Osman watches a rainbow form in the mist of the International Fountain following a Eid-ul-Fitr community prayer service Thursday, August 8, 2013, at the Seattle Center in Seattle. The holiday celebrated by Muslims worldwide marks the end of Ramadan, the Islamic holy month of fasting.
A lone contestant keeps watch over surrounding water bottles during an attendee-wide bathroom break during the first round of open Sea Gals auditions Sunday, April 14, 2013, at the CenturyLink Field Event Center in Seattle. Contestants were judged on dance ability, pizzazz and physical appearance. Nearly half of the attendees made the preliminary cut.
Event attendees run alongside their pets through a maze of jumps and tubes making up an agility course at the Seattle Kennel Club’s 137th annual All-Breed Dog Show Sunday, March 9, 2014, at CenturyLink Field Event Center in Seattle. The second day of the event clocked in with 1721 dogs and 158 breeds.
Members of the band Brent Amaker and the Rodeo await their turn to play Neumos on the second day of Capitol Hill Block Party Saturday, July 27, 2013, in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Seattle.
Young women primp and make phone calls from their campsite before entering the annual Sasquatch music festival Saturday, May 24, 2014, in George, Wash.
Originally from Taiwan, Buddhist nuns Sister Tám Ván, right, and Sister Dien Hoa, left, navigate their way through rows of colorful bulbs during the annual Skagit Valley Tulip Festival Friday, April 11, 2014, between Mount Vernon and La Conner, Wash. Every year, hundreds of thousands of people come to the Skagit Valley in the spring to enjoy acres upon acres of nature’s blossoming beauties.
As afternoon faded into evening, family and friends packed the stands of Memorial Stadium to watch hundreds of Franklin High School students graduate Thursday, June 13, 2013, in Seattle, Wash.
Families of fans play catch on the turf during the 16th annual Mariners FanFest Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014, at Safeco Field in Seattle. Fans could tour the Mariners’ clubhouse, ride two different zip lines over Safeco Field and hit a simulated Felix Hernandez fastball in a batting cage. The event runs from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday. Tickets are $10 for adults, with children 14 and under admitted for free.
Dancers practice during the final dress rehearsal for the Pacific Northwest Ballet’s performance of Director’s Choice Thursday, May 30, 2013, at McCaw Hall in Seattle. Director’s Choice runs for seven performances only from May 31 through June 9 at the Seattle Center’s Marion Oliver McCaw Hall.
Eleven-year event employee Mary Osborn-Dixon, of Maui, grieves over a coffin and a collection of cross-adorned graves at The Washington Midsummer Renaissance Faire Saturday, August 3, 2013, at The Kelley Farm in Bonney Lake. The event continues August 10-11 and 17-18.
A sprawling memorial complete with crosses and other offerings sits on display during the Dia De Los Muertos “A Mexican Celebration to Remember Our Departed” event Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013, in The Armory in the Seattle Center in Seattle. The festival honors the lives of loved ones who have passed with homage from community altars, sugar skulls, special food, candles, music and dance.
Self-proclaimed robed “followers” relax on the benches near the Jernimos Monastery in May 2014, in Lisbon, Portugal.
Dressed as schoolgirls, prostitutes of Zona Norte – one of Mexico’s largest red light districts – take a break from work to tell secrets and text their friends Sunday, Aug. 29, 2010, in Tijuana, Mexico.
Master of ceremonies Yoshiomi Matsumoto poses for a portrait backstage during the annual Seattle Cherry Blossom & Japanese Cultural Festival Friday, April 25, 2014, spread across the Seattle Center in Seattle, Wash. The festival was founded 39 years ago in appreciation of 1,000 cherry trees gifted to Seattle by Prime Minister Takeo Miki on behalf of the Japanese government in commemoration of the nation’s bicentennial.
Johanna Shaver poses for a portrait to show off the aesthetic differences between her legs on Sunday, Oct. 7, 2012, at her home in Monticello, New York.