Photo of the Day

February 10, 2019

Sunset Surf

A surfer sets out to get the last few waves before night at a beach in Cape Town, South Africa. The city is frequently ranked as one of the best surfing destinations in the world. 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 Chris Minihane, National Geographic Your Shot

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