Photo of the Day

September 7, 2018

An Elegant Dance

A pair of limpkins engage with each other after both appeared "interested in looking for clams in the same place," says Your Shot photographer Peter Brannon. These unique birds look similar to cranes but are their own distinct species and are well-known for their piercing wails. 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 Peter Brannon, National Geographic Your Shot

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