Photo of the Day

May 18, 2018

Feathered Fight

In Kenya's Maasai Mara National Reserve, a lappet-faced vulture kicks a tawny eagle as they battle over a wildebeest carcass. While tawny eagle populations thrive, lappet-faced vultures are classified as endangered due almost entirely to destructive human activities. 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 prakash Singh, National Geographic Your Shot

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