Photo of the Day

April 7, 2018

Cold Breath

A soldier in the United States Army carries a heavy load in sub-zero temperatures on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska. He's part of a group off-loading their vehicles as part of Arctic Thrust, a short-notice rapid deployment exercise, says Your Shot photographer Justin Connaher. 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 justin connaher, National Geographic Your Shot

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