Photo of the Day

January 25, 2018

Ship Shape

A shipmaker works on a boat in Sur, Oman, an area renowned for centuries of shipbuilding. "Traditional fishing boats are still produced by craftsmen from memory, without plans and drawings," explains Your Shot photographer Haitham Al Farsi. 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 Haitham AL Farsi, National Geographic Your Shot

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