Photo of the Day

October 23, 2019

Under Pressure

In Geneva, Switzerland, a woman practices freediving in a pool. She wears a weighted to keep her underwater, and she's training to hold her breath for longer and longer periods of time. 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 Marc Henauer, National Geographic Your Shot

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