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As summer approaches in much of the world, our gaze begins to drift from the work at hand to the adventures outdoors. Finding it hard to be productive when your email inbox is loaded with “Out of Office” replies? Is your mind wandering to thoughts of beach vacations, long canoe trips, and exotic excursions? To satisfy your inner wanderlust, we’ve rounded up a taste of summer from a few of our Offset artists. Get the sense of freedom that travel brings, all without having to leave your desk.

<a href=" OffsetStories&cr=2015OutOfOfficeSet&utm_source=shutterstockblog&utm_medium=brandedco ntent&utm_content=01_Offset_OutOfOffice_PaulEdmondson&utm_campaign=OffsetStories2015OutOfOfficeWrapUp" target="_blank">Man standing outside camping tent, looking towards ocean at dusk, Rialto Beach, Olympic National Park, Washington, USA by Paul Edmondson</a>

Take a trip through this curated set of images, then visit the entire “Out of Office” collection and get inspired to put in your next request for some vacation time.

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<a href=" ntent&utm_content=05_Offset_OutOfOffice_SuzanneGipson&utm_campaign=OffsetStories2015OutOfOfficeWrapUp" target="_blank">Young girl with her doll on an airplane by Suzanne Gipson</a>
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<a href=" ntent&utm_content=09_Offset_OutOfOffice_FormatSelects&utm_campaign=OffsetStories2015OutOfOfficeWrapUp" target="_blank">Woman jumping off the dock into the lake with her arms in the air by Format Selects</a>
<a href=" ntent&utm_content=10_Offset_OutOfOffice_JohnLee&utm_campaign=OffsetStories2015OutOfOfficeWrapUp" target="_blank">February 15, 2015: Tourist on Phra Nang beach, Thailand by John Lee</a>

View more images to inspire your inner wanderlust with the full “Out of Office” curated collection »

Top image: Young woman drinking water on wooden patio by Martin Benik/Westend61.

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Offset artists are visual storytellers with a deep passion for their craft. Images in the Offset collection are gathered from world-class and award-winning assignment photographers, illustrators, and agencies, with a focus on unique content with narrative, authentic, and sophisticated qualities.

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