Photo of the Day

September 28, 2018

Flock of Flamingos

Greater and lesser flamingos rest and eat in the shallow waters of a small pond in Tanzania. Greater flamingos are taller and paler in color, while lesser flamingos have shorter legs but darker coloring. 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 Eiji Itoyama, National Geographic Your Shot

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