Photo of the Day

July 13, 2017

A Moment With Macaques

In Nagano, Japan, two macaques nuzzle each other. Native to Japan, macaques live farther north than any other nonhuman primates—thus the nickname "snow monkeys." 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 Akihiro Shibata, National Geographic Your Shot

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