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  • The Colors of Soil | Photograph by Quân Hoàng
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“Every year in June, after the heavy rains, the terracing fields of Mu Cang Chai district of the Ye...
  • The Colors of Soil | Photograph by Quân Hoàng . “Every year in June, after the heavy rains, the terracing fields of Mu Cang Chai district of the Yen Bai province sparkles with colors,” writes #YourShotPhotographer Quân Hoàng. This photo was selected for the December 7, 2018 edition of our Photos of the Week series. — “This view is incredible! The organic shapes and dreamy colors of the terraces make them look like nature’s stained glass. I love it!” — @natgeoyourshot Associate Photo Editor Kristen McNicholas (@kemcnicholas)
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  • Life in Color | Photograph by Zay Yar Lin (@zayyarlin84)
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“This iPhone photo shows the beautiful contrast between the ship’s red deck and the whir...
  • Life in Color | Photograph by Zay Yar Lin (@zayyarlin84) . “This iPhone photo shows the beautiful contrast between the ship’s red deck and the whirling blue Atlantic Ocean,” writes #YourShotPhotographer Zay Yar Lin. This photo was selected for the December 7, 2018 edition of our Photos of the Week series. — “This photo stopped me in my scrolling immediately! The primary colors are splendid and I can’t get enough of the mirroring in shapes between the soap and ocean below the ship deck. Awesome mobile photo, here! I love it.” — @natgeoyourshot Associate Photo Editor Kristen McNicholas (@kemcnicholas)
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  • Top Shot: Bless the Rains Down in Africa | Photograph by Talal Al Rabah (@talal92)
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#YourShotPhotographer Talal Al Rabah photographed this cheetah...
  • Top Shot: Bless the Rains Down in Africa | Photograph by Talal Al Rabah (@talal92) . #YourShotPhotographer Talal Al Rabah photographed this cheetah in Ndutu taking recovery after a failed hunt. Your Shot Producer David Y. Lee writes, “I love Your Shot photographer Kimberly Coates (@kimcoatesphoto)’s comment: ‘Aw poor guy sitting out in the rain! His expression says it all. But your photo is beautiful. I love the framing, and how the cheetah is in profile. Great work, Talal!’” This image was selected for the Daily Dozen on December 7, 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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  • Into the Sea | Photograph by Paige Shaw (@paigeshawdotcom)
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Local children have some fun jumping off a dock in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea. The...
  • Into the Sea | Photograph by Paige Shaw (@paigeshawdotcom) . Local children have some fun jumping off a dock in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea. The kids were "clambering to perform the best flips or jumps," commented #YourShotPhotographer Paige Shaw. — 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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  • The Yards | Photograph by Michael Milner (@mcgarrett91)
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Train cars of various shapes and colors sit in rail yard located in Waycross, Georgia. Th...
  • The Yards | Photograph by Michael Milner (@mcgarrett91) . Train cars of various shapes and colors sit in rail yard located in Waycross, Georgia. The American city has a population a little under 15,000. — 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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  • Blues and Yellows | Photograph by Jeffrey Jackson
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#YourShotPhotographer Jeffrey Jackson captures striking yellow and blue hues around Mount Raini...
  • Blues and Yellows | Photograph by Jeffrey Jackson . #YourShotPhotographer Jeffrey Jackson captures striking yellow and blue hues around Mount Rainier National Park as the sun sets. The mountain, an icon of the U.S. state of Washington, attracts around 2 million visitors each year. — 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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  • Arctic Sunset | Photograph by Johan Vesters (@johanxvesters)
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#YourShotPhotographer Johan Vesters captures his friends taking in the sunset while ...
  • Arctic Sunset | Photograph by Johan Vesters (@johanxvesters) . #YourShotPhotographer Johan Vesters captures his friends taking in the sunset while hiking Husfjell, a picturesque mountain on Norway's Senja Island. "After hours of hiking through the snow, we finally got to the top. Views like these are the best kind of reward one could wish for at the end of a hike," he said. — 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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  • Watchful Gaze | Photograph by Istvan Ladanyi (@storminsidephotography)
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A black swan peers out from behind its feathers. "That red eye gazing towa...
  • Watchful Gaze | Photograph by Istvan Ladanyi (@storminsidephotography) . A black swan peers out from behind its feathers. "That red eye gazing towards us surrounded by a sea of grays and blacks is nothing short of intense and engaging!" commented Your Shot Associate Photo Editor Kristen McNicholas (@kemcnicholas). "An awesome use of simplicity and contrast in a single frame to paint a portrait of this black swan." — 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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  • Studying the Lineup | Photograph by Richard Vogel
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A woman looks over the lineup during race day at Santa Anita Park. The Thoroughbred race track,...
  • Studying the Lineup | Photograph by Richard Vogel . A woman looks over the lineup during race day at Santa Anita Park. The Thoroughbred race track, located in Arcadia, California, hosts many renowned horse racing events."I love the reoccurring oranges and gold colors in this image and of course, the track fashion!" commented Your Shot Associate Photo Editor Kristen McNicholas "You captured a quiet moment that lets us create a narrative for your character." — 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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  • Storm over the Superstition Mountains | Photograph by Andrei Stoica (@arizonaphotoadventures)
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“This spectacular storm barreled through the Supers...
  • Storm over the Superstition Mountains | Photograph by Andrei Stoica (@arizonaphotoadventures) . “This spectacular storm barreled through the Superstition Mountains in Arizona, it was pretty unusual for this time of year, but it had everything. It caused a small sandstorm, hail, anticrepuscular rays, rainbows, and of course, heavy rain,” writes #YourShotPhotographer Andrei Stoica. “It was all over in one hour, just before sunset!” — This photo was submitted to our “Beauty and Awe” assignment, curated by #YourShotPhotographer Marc Henauer (@marc_henauer). By submitting to this assignment, you will receive a discount code to the National Geographic store for purchasing the @natgeo photo book “Spectacle.” To participate, go to the link in our profile. Submission deadline: Monday December 10, 2018 at 12PM EST.
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  • Staring at Dettifoss | Photograph by Yuri Vantowski (@yuri_vantowski)
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“Dettifoss did not look as big as it did walking up at first,” writes #Your...
  • Staring at Dettifoss | Photograph by Yuri Vantowski (@yuri_vantowski) . “Dettifoss did not look as big as it did walking up at first,” writes #YourShotPhotographer Yuri Vantowski. “Going down and seeing the scale of the falls really makes you feel small. The power of mother nature will always keep me on my toes.” — This photo was submitted to our “Beauty and Awe” assignment, curated by #YourShotPhotographer Marc Henauer (@marc_henauer). By submitting to this assignment, you will receive a discount code to the National Geographic store for purchasing the @natgeo photo book “Spectacle.” To participate, go to the link in our profile. Submission deadline: Monday December 10, 2018 at 12PM EST.
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  • Top Shot: Gearing Up | Photograph by Arun Kumar Krishnaiah (@arunkumarkrishnaiah)
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#YourShotPhotographer Arun Kumar Krishnaiah photographed this s...
  • Top Shot: Gearing Up | Photograph by Arun Kumar Krishnaiah (@arunkumarkrishnaiah) . #YourShotPhotographer Arun Kumar Krishnaiah photographed this spot-billed pelican at the Rangnathittu Bird Sanctuary in Karnataka, India. Your Shot Producer David Y. Lee writes, “I agree with Your Shot photographer Kimberly Coates (@kimcoatesphoto) who commented, ‘Wow! The lighting here is so exquisite and lovely. The sharpness you managed to capture is also spot-on, highlighting the water droplets and details of the pelican in flight. And I love that you captured this while the subject was in the middle of building a nest — adds a great story. Great work, Arun!’” This image was selected for the Daily Dozen on December 6, 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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