Photo of the Day

November 9, 2018

Bear Hug

Your Shot photographer Patrick A. Martin captured two bears while they were wrestling during a rainy day. Your Shot producer David Y. Lee remarked, "I realize that these bears are wrestling, but I interpret this moment as a human one—that they are hugging. And that makes me smile." 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 Patrick A. Martin, National Geographic Your Shot
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