Photo of the Day

January 13, 2019

Living with Albinism

A young girl with albinism hangs laundry outside of her home in Lilongwe, Malawi. Superstition around albinism is common, with traditional doctors selling organs from people with albinism at an exorbitant price. This photo was submitted to Your Shot, our photo community on Instagram. Follow us on Instagram at @natgeoyourshot or visit us at for the latest submissions and news about the community.
Photograph by Lior Sperandeo, National Geographic Your Shot

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