Photo of the Day

a giraffe at sunset in Tanzania
July 13, 2013

Giraffe, Tanzania

This Month in Photo of the Day: Animal Pictures I was sitting on the grass photographing a powerful sunset when I looked back to see this curious giraffe slowly approaching. The distant storm was glowing with the last light of the day, and as I lifted my camera, the giraffe froze for one photo before turning toward the hills of Mikumi, Tanzania. This photo and caption were submitted to Your Shot. Check out the new and improved website, where you can share and connect with fellow photographers from around the globe. Get tips on photographing wildlife » See pictures of wildlife around the world »
Photograph by Peter Stanley, National Geographic Your Shot

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