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October 23, 2016

The Break of Day

“The few huts around Baobab Alley, inhabited by the craftsmen who [make] various souvenirs, [come] back to life with the sunrise,” Your Shot photographer Bogdan Comanescu writes of this early morning image captured in Madagascar. The alley is also known as the Avenue of the Baobabs, a popular tourist destination. With its colossal trunk and branches that resemble roots, the tree is nicknamed “the upside-down tree.” 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 Bogdan Comanescu, National Geographic Your Shot
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