George Black reaches across his pressure-free bed for his pillbox. After being shot in April of 2011, George was paralyzed from the waist down and is on a strict medication schedule.
Faculty members at Trinity School place their hands on Trey Deimler in prayer prior to the graduation commencement ceremony at Trinity School in Durham, N.C. on Friday May 25, 2012.
Hundreds of people gathered at the Sikh Gurudwara of Durham on August 8, 2012 to hold a vigil for those shot and killed at the Sikh Temple of Wisconsin in Oak Creek on August 5, 2012. After statements were given by several members of the community candles were lit for a moment of silence before all attendees shared a meal together.
Former Charlotte Mayor Pat McCrory’s great nephew, Wells Harvey, 4, waits on stage with friends and family of the McCrory’s after he gave his acceptance speech at the Westin Hotel in Charlotte, N.C. on November 6, 2012.
A boy swims in the port of San Cristóbal, Galápagos Islands, March 2012.
LA Pride, West Hollywood, June 9, 2013.
Robbie Williams, a farmer of Henderson, Ky., passes the cypress trees on the wetland plot he and five friends purchased for the nearby John James Audubon State Park. The cypress trees are home to bald eagles during certain parts of the year. Since December 2011 the group of six friends have built a handicapped-accesible boardwalk and cleared more than two miles of trails. "A good farmer and a good environmentalist are the same thing," Williams said.
Patrons of the Santa Monica Pier look at the ocean in Santa Monica, CA on June 9, 2013.
A young boy practices holding his breath under water on Sunday, July 15, 2012 at the Meadowmont YMCA pool in Chapel Hill, N.C.