Photo of the Day

May 15, 2018

Beam Me Up

After three minutes of holding her breath, a freediver rockets to the surface for air, backlit by lights on the bottom of Cenote Nah Yah in Mexico. Freedivers swim without oxygen tanks, training to hold their breath for longer and longer stretches. 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 Guillaume Bihet, National Geographic Your Shot

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