Photo of the Day

April 9, 2019

Night Swim

A woman does a backflip as part of a synchronized swimming routine. The practice occurred on a chilly evening in California, resulting in the dramatic steam above the water. 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 James Rokop, National Geographic Your Shot

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