National Geographic Your Shot (@natgeoyourshot)

May 2019

Top Shot: Mood of the Forest | Photograph by Alexandre De Melas ( @nostroboy ) . #YourShotPhotographer Alexandre De Melas photographed this pack of arctic wolves while they roam in the Parc Animalier de Sainte-Croix in Rhodes, France. It is classified as a zoo, but the Endangered and European animals roam freely (within the park ). He writes, “Lupus arctos can live in a -57 degrees Celcius environment and its fur can weight up to 1 kilogram.” This photo was selected for the Daily Dozen on May 15, 2019. — 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.