Photo of the Day : Landscapes
Light in Winter
Photo of the Day, March 6, 2015
Predawn sunlight strikes the South Rim of Arizona’s Grand Canyon in this picture submitted to the recent Your Shot ...
Photo of the Day, March 4, 2015
The mangroves of the Cayapas Mataje Mangrove Reserve in northwestern Ecuador are the tallest in the world. The area is ...
Photo of the Day, March 3, 2015
Springtime is when high-foraging chamois give birth; there are now about 8,000 in Italy’s Gran Paradiso National Park ...
Falls in Autumn
Photo of the Day, March 1, 2015
Dispersing fog and a moment of sunshine bring the falls and foliage of Croatia’s Plitvice Lakes National Park into ...
Photo of the Day, February 27, 2015
“We were near the summit of Sgurr Dearg, [also called] the Inaccessible Pinnacle, a famous feature of the Cuillin Ridge ...
Flashes of Summer
Photo of the Day, February 21, 2015
Fireflies flash and streak through a Tennessee summer night, putting on a spectacular light show to seduce prospective mates. The ...
House of Sand
Photo of the Day, February 18, 2015
In the abandoned diamond-mining town of Pomona on the Namibian coast, sand devours buildings like this one, a house on ...
Photo of the Day, February 11, 2015
A placid pond high in the Graian Alps mirrors the snow-crowned peaks of Italy’s Gran Paradiso National Park—the ...
Sunset on the Grand Canal
Photo of the Day, February 9, 2015
A gondola floats through the waters of Venice’s famed Grand Canal at sunset. Venice's gondolas are painted black ...
Home on the Water
Photo of the Day, February 6, 2015
Some 2,100 miles of canals built over the past century to drain the Florida Everglades empty into the Atlantic ...
Photo of the Day, February 4, 2015
“You cannot go to Cappadocia without taking a trip in a hot-air balloon and making some pictures—it's a ...
Photo of the Day, February 2, 2015
Late winter snow cascades down the rocky slopes of Valsavarenche valley in Italy’s Gran Paradiso National Park. Ruinous avalanches ...
Photo of the Day, January 28, 2015
Summer night falls over an alpine meadow stippled with wildflowers in Italy’s Gran Paradiso National Park. In a busy ...
Bird of Paradiso
Photo of the Day, January 24, 2015
Gran Paradiso National Park is the oldest in Italy. Its namesake, the Gran Paradiso massif, rises 13,324 feet. Here ...
Photo of the Day, January 20, 2015
Iceland’s Kirkjufell, which means “church mountain,” is located on the coast of the Snaefellsnes Peninsula in the country’s ...
Rapa River Delta
Photo of the Day, January 15, 2015
“We went backpacking in Sarek National Park but wanted to go deeper into the wilderness, which is why we chose ...
Photo of the Day, January 10, 2015
"One morning as I lifted off from my local airport into perfectly clear skies, I could see these water towers ...
Photo of the Day, January 1, 2015
While on a stroll with friends one morning in a village near the Nilambur forest in Kerala, India, Your Shot ...
Photo of the Day, December 28, 2014
Evergreen trees populate the Maroon Bells Wilderness in Colorado’s White River National Forest. Photographer Pete McBride argues that management ...
Photo of the Day, December 14, 2014
Emerging from behind a snowstorm, morning sunlight strikes the distinctive double peaks of Mount Asgard on Baffin Island in Canada ...
Photo of the Day, December 5, 2014
Though most photographers leave Yosemite National Park’s Tunnel View overlook when the direct light of sunset has disappeared, Your ...
This month: two excited foxes playing in the snow, a fisherman floating over crystal clear waters, sunlight gleaming through the Louvre Pyramid, and more.
This month: a bath along the banks of the Ganges River, a mesmerizing sunset over the island of Santorini, the shimmering eyes of a house gecko, and more.