Photo of the Day : Landscapes
Mount Fuji by Moonlight
Photo of the Day, May 16, 2014
Mount Fuji is reflected in the still water of Lake Kawaguchi in this National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest submission by ...
Sunrise at Wadi Doan
Photo of the Day, May 10, 2014
"With my police escort I had arrived at my lodgings at dusk, perched on the edge of a massive escarpment ...
Photo of the Day, May 7, 2014
"I live on the north side of Fuji, and spring comes earlier on the south side, so I traveled to ...
Fields of Old
Photo of the Day, May 5, 2014
"This land symbolizes the rhythm of the people, as it was formed through generations of farmers shaping it with irrigation ...
Wulan Butong Grassland
Photo of the Day, May 3, 2014
"This place seems like an ancient battlefield in the morning," says Van Hanwood of this picture taken in Wulan Butong ...
Cliffs of Svalbard
Photo of the Day, May 1, 2014
"The high cliffs of Svalbard drop steeply into the sea," says Stuart Chape, who submitted this picture from Norway's ...
Island in the Sky
Photo of the Day, April 28, 2014
"There is an ethereal, otherworldly feeling to this photograph, as this little island in the middle of Tumuch Lake in ...
Rock of Ages
Photo of the Day, April 23, 2014
After a heavy thunderstorm, a small pond grants a mirror reflection of a hiker at the Wave, the most famous ...
Over the Misty Mountains
Photo of the Day, April 8, 2014
"This photo was taken in the Carpathian Mountains near Kolochava village in Ukraine's Zakarpatska region," writes Your Shot member ...
Photo of the Day, April 1, 2014
"Mountaineering and ice climbing are among my greatest thrills—they give me the feeling of working with nature to push ...
Photo of the Day, March 31, 2014
"I was traveling in South America last year, and one of the last places I visited was Uyuni in Bolivia ...
Photo of the Day, March 26, 2014
"This group of palms was planted as part of a planned real estate project in Lucerne Valley, a small town ...
Photo of the Day, March 24, 2014
"I was standing at the top of Guatemala's Acatenango Volcano watching the stars and the city lights from almost ...
Photo of the Day, March 20, 2014
Tombstone Territorial Park in Canada’s Yukon Territory is photographed using Kodak aerochrome infrared film. Originally intended for aerial photography ...
Photo of the Day, March 13, 2014
Ice Age remnants of crystalline rock dot the coast north of Haast in southwestern New Zealand. The country’s Te ...
Salt of the Earth
Photo of the Day, February 23, 2014
"At 3,650 meters above sea level, in the Bolivian Altiplano, there exists the largest continual salt desert on our ...
Photo of the Day, February 19, 2014
"There was a beautiful morning crescent moon, and the ice was cracking on the frozen lake," says Your Shot contributor ...
Top of the World
Photo of the Day, February 6, 2014
Norway's 63,000-mile coastline boasts otherworldly fjords, bays, and islands. Here, the towering peaks of Norway’s Lofoten Islands ...
Photo of the Day, January 27, 2014
Night view of Sunndalsøra, Norway, a town surrounded by spectacular mountains
"I love seeing the pulse of life cozily tucked ...
Photo of the Day, January 22, 2014
Canada's Yukon backcountry hides sublime surprises, such as Azure Lake in the rugged Ogilvie Mountains. Glacial meltwater laden with ...
Petroglyphs by Night
Photo of the Day, January 20, 2014
"Imagine if we could speak to the earliest Americans," writes Your Shot contributor Joseph Thomas, who submitted this picture to ...
Photo of the Day, January 16, 2014
"I cannot describe the eerie feeling I had when I walked in on this scene," writes Julie Fletcher of this ...
Obscuring Old Faithful
Photo of the Day, January 8, 2014
Using the ground beneath his feet as a canvas, photographer Abelardo Morell inspires fresh appreciation for America's national parks ...
Fog, Acadia National Park
Photo of the Day, November 28, 2013
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Fog-covered islands during sunrise, seen from the top of Cadillac Mountain ...
Skeleton, St. Lawrence River
Photo of the Day, November 22, 2013
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While walking along the St. Lawrence River in Quebec City I ...
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