The Coolest Amateur Photos We Found On Reddit This Year

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We spent a lot of time clicking through Reddit this year, and — like any other year — we came across a lot of great stuff.From one girl hanging onto the edge of the Grand Canyon to others driving towards the wildfires of Colorado and Utah, these are the best amateur photographs taken by Reddit users.

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title=”Want more photos?”
content=”Then take a look at 42 unforgettable photos from the past year HERE >
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