Photo of the Day

January 31, 2019

Morning Reflection

In Yuanyang, China, the sunrise reflects off the waters of rice terraces. Since rice requires irrigation, growing it in a terrace formation helps prevent erosion and soil run-off. This photo was submitted to Your Shot, our photo community on Instagram. Follow us on Instagram at @natgeoyourshot or visit us at natgeo.com/yourshot for the latest submissions and news about the community.
Photograph by Cezary Filew, National Geographic Your Shot

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