Photo of the Day : Landscapes
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 ...
Photo of the Day, November 25, 2014
Thiksey Gompa, a Tibetan Buddhist monastery known for its resemblance to Lhasa’s Potala Palace, sits at 11,800 feet ...
Photo of the Day, November 17, 2014
Water—fresh, brackish, and salt—is the lifeblood of South Carolina’s ACE Basin. Along the Combahee River, wetlands veined ...
Photo of the Day, November 12, 2014
From a northern promontory on the Faroe island of Kalsoy, the Kallur lighthouse boasts a panoramic view of the sea ...
Photo of the Day, November 6, 2014
South Carolina’s ACE Basin harbors a wealth of wildlife and history. Here, a moss-hung cypress keeps watch over the ...
Photo of the Day, October 30, 2014
Wildfires rage in a valley behind iconic Half Dome in California’s Yosemite National Park. Judge Helbig captured the photo ...
The Blue Universe
Photo of the Day, October 25, 2014
About 4.5 million Nemophila menziesii—a California wildflower commonly known as baby blue eyes—carpet the hills at Hitachi ...
Photo of the Day, October 23, 2014
Photographer Achmad Sumawijaya waited three hours to capture this picture of Mount Bromo (in foreground) and Mount Semeru (in background ...
Tottori Sand Dunes
Photo of the Day, October 20, 2014
The Tottori sand dunes—the largest in Japan—rise toward the horizon in the country’s south. The coastal dunes ...
Over the River
Photo of the Day, October 19, 2014
A tar mine edges up to a boreal forest and the MacKay River in northern Alberta, Canada. Photographer Garth Lenz ...
Stars Over Shivling
Photo of the Day, October 18, 2014
At 21,467 feet, India’s Mount Shivling rises toward a clear night sky. Here in the Garhwal Himalaya lies ...
Autumn in Aomori
Photo of the Day, October 16, 2014
The morning sun kindles a view of fall foliage on Lake Towada in Aomori, Japan. Sitting at the base of ...
Photo of the Day, October 14, 2014
Sunlit storm clouds near Saskatchewan, Canada’s Qu’Appelle Valley capped a day of storm chasing for Your Shot member ...
This month: a golden streetscape, a harvest of water lilies, elephants in the Okavango Delta, the sun setting over Monument Valley, and more.
This month: a celestial night sky over Sand Dune Arch, a prowling ocelot caught by camera trap, a quiet lantern shop in Vietnam, and more.