Artist Stephanie Barthes adjusts a neon lamp on a stuffed pony at her workshop in Bordeaux, France. | (REUTERS/Regis Duvignau)

Revelers take part in a winter masquerade in Silio, Spain. | (REUTERS/Vincent West)

A man gets his eyes tested in Kolkata, India. | (REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri)

A baboon peers through the branches of an old Christmas tree at a zoo in Amersfoort, The Netherlands. | (EPA-EFE/KOEN VAN WEEL)

A man waits to have his picture taken at CES International in Las Vegas. | (AP Photo/John Locher)

A holy man warms himself in Kathmandu, Nepal. | (AP Photo/Niranjan Shrestha)

Brick factory workers in Dhaka, Bangladesh. | (REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Hossain)

People separate dust from grains in Assam, India. | (EPA-EFE/STR)

A worker prepares kite thread in Amritsar, India. | (EPA-EFE/RAMINDER PAL SINGH)

A surfer in Cardiff, California. | (REUTERS/Mike Blake)

A motorcyclist performs in Lima, Peru. | (AP Photo/Martin Mejia)

A motorcyclist rides between Lima and Pisco, Peru. | (AP Photo/Ricardo Mazalan)

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