Photo of the Day

April 21, 2018

Desert Storm

While camping in Big Bend National Park during a solo cross-country roadtrip, Your Shot photographer Louis Shackleton caught this distant thunderstorm move across the horizon beyond the Chisos Mountains. Focused on bringing out the storm's strange light, he didn't notice until later that he'd also caught the stars. 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 Louis Shackleton, National Geographic Your Shot
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