Striking Photos of the day – 7 August


Check out these striking images from around the world..

The setting sun reflects off One World Trade Center in Manhattan and illuminates the Statue of Liberty.
Swimmers from Team Italy compete in the team technical routine artistic swimming event at the Tokyo aquatics centre.
Young students of the Danza di Roma school after a performance in memory of those killed in Hiroshima and of Italian dancer Carla Fracci, an Italian dancer and supporter of the anti-nuclear movement who died in May.
The Scottish-African Shona the Musical Choir about to perform ahead of their Festival debut at Edinburgh Park.
Cyprus’s haunting new underwater sculpture park