But it's Labor Day weekend, time to climb back in the saddle and get back to work - or enjoy one last hurrah before we do.
So, in honor of the occasion, here's a small tribute to the workers of the world and the photographers who capture the beauty of their efforts.
Coal Man by AlisonDuBois
I'll Hold the Ladder by Truestory
Night Work by linohype
Hard Days Work by Moonlightphotography
Nakedeye17 (Su) thinks of photography as a wake-up call: "Hey, everybody! Are you seeing this?" She loves to capture humor, too, and anything wondrous strange. Find Nakedeye17's shop here.