Photo of the Day

September 18, 2017

Winter Wave

A winter wave crashes against a lighthouse near Porto, Portugal. Your Shot photographer Eduardo Teixeira de Sousa lives nearby, and he knew the shot he wanted to get when he visited that day. "i was in a tricky position as i could not possibly go further without entering the risk area," he remembers. "I had to keep on my toes for a while until the right one came—but i knew it would come!" 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 Eduardo Teixeira de Sousa, National Geographic Your Shot

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