Photo of the Day

February 12, 2017

The Circle of Light

Off the coast of Lagoa, Portugal, is a unique cave called Algar de Benagil. Your Shot photographer Simão Viegas snapped this as a beam of light streamed through "the eye" of the cave, illuminating the people inside. 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 Simão Viegas, National Geographic Your Shot

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