Photo of the Day

September 3, 2016

Under the Table

“Early morning hikes [are] just life-changing,” writes CG Mostert, who submitted this shot, taken at 3:30 a.m., of Table Mountain. In this long exposure, the city of Cape Town in South Africa glitters, even near dawn, under the 3,563-foot (1,086-meter) flat peak. 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 CG Mostert, National Geographic Your Shot

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