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Leap of Faith
Photo of the Day, October 29, 2014
A migrating wildebeest leaps into the low waters of the Mara River in Tanzania. Wildebeests begin their annual migration at ...
Near and Far
Photo of the Day, October 22, 2014
Elephants appear to patrol the Serengeti in this picture taken in Tanzania. A recent study found that ivory-seeking poachers have ...
Photo of the Day, October 11, 2014
The shadows of rocks both tumbled and towering dip into valleys on the floor of the Sahara. Here on a ...
Whale of a Tail
Photo of the Day, October 6, 2014
A sperm whale “waves goodbye” to Your Shot member Shane Gross, who had traveled to Sri Lanka’s east coast ...
Photo of the Day, September 28, 2014
“I live in a typical Japanese town and often go for a walk at dusk,” writes Matsuura Tomoya, a member ...
Photo of the Day, September 22, 2014
A road trip to Poland’s Masurian Lake District included this moment of summertime joy for the traveling family of ...
Photo of the Day, August 15, 2014
"I was drawn to an older woman who was working very hard on crafting these hats," writes Your Shot member ...
The Weather at the Sea
Photo of the Day, August 11, 2014
It's bracing weather for a walk on a November afternoon in the town of Deal on England's North ...
Photo of the Day, August 5, 2014
In the Bosnia and Herzegovina town of Mostar, a local dive club instructor jumps from the Stari Most, or Old ...
Return to Nature
Photo of the Day, July 31, 2014
During World War I, the deadlock of trench warfare led both the French and German sides to tunnel beneath enemy ...
Photo of the Day, July 29, 2014
A leopard gingerly crosses the branch of an acacia tree in Tarangire National Park, Tanzania. “We were almost back to ...
Photo of the Day, July 22, 2014
Dancers catch a few winks on the pavement before a performance at the Philippine International Convention Center in Manila. “Since ...
Light at the Museum
Photo of the Day, June 27, 2014
"When I shoot street photography, I'm always looking for interesting light, juxtapositions, and emotions that will make a good ...
Over the Delta
Photo of the Day, June 22, 2014
"I was shooting for my upcoming book on Iceland and hired a pilot to fly me over the highlands," writes ...
Up on the Scaffold
Photo of the Day, June 15, 2014
"A horse is tied in a makeshift stall while Iranian youth gather on the scaffolding to watch the competition during ...
Photo of the Day, May 20, 2014
A cooperative bird finds and eats insects from a Cape buffalo's face in a grooming ritual that pays off ...
Photo of the Day, May 4, 2014
Morgan Bap used a long exposure to achieve this picture taken in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, and submitted to the ...
Fête de la Mare
Photo of the Day, April 16, 2014
"I was working on a one-year assignment in Diankana, Guinea, a village on a tributary of the Niger River," says ...
Photo of the Day, April 3, 2014
"I was in Bimini in the Bahamas shooting hammerhead sharks, and after a few weeks I decided to take a ...
The Other Underground
Photo of the Day, March 23, 2014
"I've long held a fascination with unseen spaces, and when I first heard about the vast number of lost ...
Photo of the Day, February 18, 2014
"I saw this herd of sheep while driving in the mountains outside the town of Al Bahah during a photography ...
Fixing Up a Facade
Photo of the Day, February 9, 2014
"I was on the way to a friend's house, which happens to be adjacent to this [building under] renovation ...
Ahead of the Herd
Photo of the Day, February 7, 2014
"I've been working on a photographic survey, 'The Saami of Russia,' for 22 years (since 1991)," writes Your Shot ...
A Visit to Zavareh
Photo of the Day, January 21, 2014
An ancient castle in the old town of Zavareh, Iran
There is a cinematic quality to this photograph—and to ...
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