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natgeoyourshot. Buddha’s Tooth | Photograph by Yamaoka Chiko
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The Swe Taw Myat Pagoda

Buddha’s Tooth | Photograph by Yamaoka Chiko . The Swe Taw Myat Pagoda in Yangon, Myanmar, was built to house a tooth that is purportedly from the mouth of Buddha. Worshippers can come to the temple to pay homage, and #YourShotPhotographer Yamaoka Chiko says that newly married couples pray here for a long life of happiness. — Today we are featuring @natgeoyourshot photographs selected for @natgeo “Photo of the Day.” To see more, go to natgeo.com/pod.

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natgeoyourshot. Going to Market | Photograph by Khatia Nikabadze (@khatia.ni)
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Going to Market | Photograph by Khatia Nikabadze (@khatia.ni) . In Marneuli, Georgia, lambs peer out of the backseat of a car at other animals and people gathering for the market. — Today we are featuring @natgeoyourshot photographs selected for @natgeo “Photo of the Day.” To see more, go to natgeo.com/pod. #YourShotPhotographer

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natgeoyourshot. Human Tower | Photograph by Eduardo Soler (@eduardo_soler_photography)

Human Tower | Photograph by Eduardo Soler (@eduardo_soler_photography) . Every year in Spain, a Catalan tradition of building castells - human towers reaching up to 10 stories takes place in the town of Vilafranca del Penedes. This image was photographed during the annual festivities in honor of Saint Felix, the town's patron saint. — Today we are featuring @natgeoyourshot photographs selected for @natgeo “Photo of the Day.” To see more, go to natgeo.com/pod. #YourShotPhotographer

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natgeoyourshot. Happy Whale | Photograph by Douglas Croft (@douglascroftimages)
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Happy Whale | Photograph by Douglas Croft (@douglascroftimages) . “One of the questions we get on every whale watching trip is when do the whales breach,” writes #YourShotPhotographer Douglas Croft, who took this photo on July 1, 2019. “I truly wish we knew the answer to that question. It is something we would like to see more often. I have seen this activity hundreds of times and it still takes my breath away.” This photo was published in our “A Visual Diary: July 2019” story. To participate in our current assignments, go to the link in our profile (www.natgeoyourshot.com). Our “A Visual Diary: August 2019” assignment launches on August 25, 2019 and one #YourShotPhotographer published in the final story will receive a portfolio review. — “Wow. I bet this experience was absolutely breathtaking, I bet it was so exciting. I love how tight you made this photo, I love how the whale almost fills the entire frame.” — @natgeoyourshot Producer David Y. Lee (@davidylee)

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natgeoyourshot. An Evening in Sydney | Photograph by Gaanesh Prasad (@gp_canon)
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An Evening in Sydney | Photograph by Gaanesh Prasad (@gp_canon) . “Few evenings are just perfect as you dream,” writes #YourShotPhotographer Gaanesh Prasad who took this photo on July 27, 2019. “A perfect sunset with a vibrant sky, people walking on the Harbour Bridge, a plane flying past, and the magnificent Sydney Opera House — all in one frame!!! Can’t ask for more.” This photo was published in our “A Visual Diary: July 2019” story. To participate in our current assignments, go to the link in our profile (www.natgeoyourshot.com). Our “A Visual Diary: August 2019” assignment launches on August 25, 2019 and one #YourShotPhotographer published in the final story will receive a portfolio review. — "Superb shot Gaanesh — the framing, the colors in the sky and that you caught that place with the Opera house is spectacular." — #YourShotPhotographer Neelima Azad (@neelimaazad)

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natgeoyourshot. Look Up | Photograph by Florian Florian (@gruet.florian)
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Look Up | Photograph by Florian Florian (@gruet.florian) . “We tried some artistic moves with Aurane in the Mediterranean Sea,” writes #YourShotPhotographer Florian Florian who took this photo on July 4, 2019. This photo was published in our “A Visual Diary: July 2019” story. To participate in our current assignments, go to the link in our profile (www.natgeoyourshot.com). Our “A Visual Diary: August 2019” assignment launches on August 25, 2019 and one #YourShotPhotographer published in the final story will receive a portfolio review. — "Florian, it is a well-composed and very mysterious image. The dark shade of the water looks beautiful. The gesture of the hands makes this photo look very elegant. Nice work!" — #YourShotPhotographer Esther Horvath (@estherhorvath)

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natgeoyourshot. Top Shot: Golden Mirror | Photograph by Q-lieb In (@qliebin)
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Top Shot: Golden Mirror | Photograph by Q-lieb In (@qliebin) . #YourShotPhotographer Q-lieb In captured this golden frames on the shores of Arambol, India as a dog walked on the shoreline.” This photo was selected for the Daily Dozen on August 22, 2019. — Top Shot features the photo with the most votes from the previous day’s Daily Dozen, 12 photos chosen by the Your Shot editors from thousands of recent uploads. Our community votes for their favorite photo from the selection, and the Top Shot is showcased on the @natgeoyourshot Instagram account.

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natgeoyourshot. [ #TBT From August 22, 2016 ] Top Shot: When Lightning Strikes | Photo

[ #TBT From August 22, 2016 ] Top Shot: When Lightning Strikes | Photograph by Matt Anderson (@mattandersonphotography) . “A thunderstorm with lightning strikes over a Lake Superior coastal shelf near Grand Marais, Minnesota,” writes #YourShotPhotographer Matt Anderson. “Crevices with pools of water reflect the storm clouds.” This photo was selected for the Daily Dozen on August 19, 2016. — Top Shot features the photo with the most votes from the previous day’s Daily Dozen, 12 photos chosen by the Your Shot editors from thousands of recent uploads. Our community votes for their favorite photo from the selection, and the Top Shot is showcased on the @natgeoyourshot Instagram account.

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natgeoyourshot. [ #TBT From August 22, 2017 ] Top Shot: Ring of Anolis | Photograph by

[ #TBT From August 22, 2017 ] Top Shot: Ring of Anolis | Photograph by Danny Young . “I was making images of hummingbirds when I saw movement on the stalk of the bee balm plant,” writes #YourShotPhotographer Danny Young. “I focused on the Anolis that was right in front of me and as I watched she made a U-turn and headed back up, creating an almost perfect circle with her tail and body.” This photo was selected for the Daily Dozen on August 21, 2017. — Top Shot features the photo with the most votes from the previous day’s Daily Dozen, 12 photos chosen by the Your Shot editors from thousands of recent uploads. Our community votes for their favorite photo from the selection, and the Top Shot is showcased on the @natgeoyourshot Instagram account.

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natgeoyourshot. [ #TBT From August 22, 2018 ] Top Shot: Busy Bee | Photograph by Abhis

[ #TBT From August 22, 2018 ] Top Shot: Busy Bee | Photograph by Abhishek S. Kumar (@infinitesource11) . Your Shot Producer David Y. Lee writes, “Great job with your composition, and delivering a fantastic photo that takes me into a world that I rarely think about. I love it. I agree with #YourShotPhotographer Sydney Harter (@auntdiamond) who commented, ‘I feel like I’m part of the hive, Abhishek! Amazing detail of this bee in flight and the blue background rocks!’” This photo was selected for the Daily Dozen on August 21, 2018. — Top Shot features the photo with the most votes from the previous day’s Daily Dozen, 12 photos chosen by the Your Shot editors from thousands of recent uploads. Our community votes for their favorite photo from the selection, and the Top Shot is showcased on the @natgeoyourshot Instagram account.

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natgeoyourshot. Top Shot: Today’s Catch | Photograph by Chan Onn Fong
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“The vulture w

Top Shot: Today’s Catch | Photograph by Chan Onn Fong . “The vulture was trekking the hyena while it was running away with its catch,” writes #YourShotPhotographer Chan Onn Fong. “The hyena stopped all of a sudden and the vulture flew over it. The proud hyena must be thinking ‘I got you there!’” This photo was selected for the Daily Dozen on August 21, 2019. — Top Shot features the photo with the most votes from the previous day’s Daily Dozen, 12 photos chosen by the Your Shot editors from thousands of recent uploads. Our community votes for their favorite photo from the selection, and the Top Shot is showcased on the @natgeoyourshot Instagram account.

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natgeoyourshot. Ring of Fire | Photograph by Christine Abad
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“On a glacier in Argenti

Ring of Fire | Photograph by Christine Abad . “On a glacier in Argentina,” writes #YourShotPhotographer Christine Abad, “was the most spectacular sunset I have ever witnessed.” — @natgeoyourshot has partnered with Photofest, a photography festival held in San Miguelde Allende, Mexico. Together we are offering the @natgeoyourshot community a chance to have your images featured in a gallery exhibit at @photofest. Published images from our “A Planet in Balance” story will be featured in an exhibit titled "Our Last Call to Achieve a Planet in Balance." To participate, go to the link in our profile (www.natgeoyourshot.com).

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