Top Shot: Mother’s Love | Photograph by Connie Bowen
A lioness carries one of her cubs in her mouth while the other swims behind. Your Shot Producer David Y. Lee (@davidylee) writes, “I love this moment that you captured. I love the tiny cub in the background, swimming to keep up — such a wonderful surprise to your photo. Great seeing.” This photo was selected for April 24, 2018 Daily Dozen.
Top Shot features the photo with the most votes from the previous day’s Daily Dozen, 12 photos chosen by the Your Shot editors from thousands of recent uploads. Our community votes for their favorite photo from the selection, and the Top Shot is showcased on the @natgeoyourshot Instagram account.