Photography

Here are 13 of the week’s best photos

Ascending Mount Fuji before sunrise. The Soldier Hollow Classic Sheepdog Championship in Utah. A giant panda gets a physical. Hurricane Dorian devastates the Bahamas. Here’s a look at 13 of the best photos from the week, selected by photo editors at The Washington Post.

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Aug. 27, 2019 | Chūbu region, Japan

A group of hikers ascend Mount Fuji in Japan just before sunrise.

Jae C. Hong/AP

Aug. 30, 2018 | Ceuta, Spain

Two migrants climb a barbed wire fence that stands at the Morocco-Spain border at the city of Ceuta, a Spanish enclave.

ANTONIO SEMPERE/AFP/Getty Images

Aug. 30, 2019 | London

Schoolchildren in London interact with Larry the Downing Street cat.

HENRY NICHOLLS/REUTERS

Aug. 28, 2019 | Midway, Utah

Sheep leap from a truck at the annual Soldier Hollow Classic Sheepdog Championship in Midway, Utah.

Rick Bowmer/AP

Sept. 2, 2019 | Washington, D.C.

People celebrate Labor Day while boating on the Potomac River in Washington, D.C.

Matt McClain/The Washington Post

Sept. 4, 2019 | Cape Town, South Africa

Protesters, demanding the South African government clamp down on gender based violence following brutal murders of young women, breach the perimeter of the international convention center, venue of the World Economic Forum on Africa in Cape Town.

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Aug. 29, 2019 | Orlando, Fla.

Florida A&M's running back Terrell Jennings, center, is lifted off the ground and tackled by Central Florida players during their college football game in Orlando.

Willie J. Allen Jr./AP

Sept. 4, 2019 | Washington, D.C.

Veterinary technician Jayne Hutcheson, left, works on an IV line as veterinary radiologist Elyshia Hankin performs an ultrasound on giant panda Bei Bei during a physical and wellness exam in advance of his upcoming journey to China, at the National Zoo in Washington, D.C.

Jonathan Newton/The Washington Post

Sept. 2, 2019 | Hong Kong, China

An anti-extradition bill protester is detained by riot police during a demonstration outside Mongkok Police Station in Hong Kong.

TYRONE SIU/REUTERS

Sept. 2, 2019

The eye of Hurricane Dorian, taken by NASA astronaut Nick Hague from the International Space Station.

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Sept. 3, 2019 | Abaco Island, Bahamas

An aerial photo, released by the U.K. Ministry of Defense, shows debris and destruction in the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian on Abaco Island, Bahamas.

LPHOTO PAUL HALLIWELL/AFP/Getty Images

Sept. 4, 2019 | Nassau, Bahamas

Catherine Russel, right, is greeted by a loved one, after arriving with other Hurricane Dorian survivors from Abaco Island, at Lynden Pindling International Airport in Nassau, Bahamas.

Carolyn Van Houten/The Washington Post

Sept. 1, 2019 | Odessa, Tex.

Law enforcement officials process the crime scene follow a shooting in Odessa, Tex., which ended with the alleged shooter being killed in a stolen mail van by police.

Sue Ogrocki/AP