Photo of the Day

September 4, 2018

Striking Gaze

An uncommon blue-colored island pit viper strikes a cunning pose. "This bright snake caught my eye immediately and I love how it contrasts with the lush background. What a cool creature!" commented Your Shot photo editor Kristen McNicholas. 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 Fabian Mühlberger, National Geographic Your Shot

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