ATLANTA (January 27, 2016) - A photograph of Georgia Aquarium’s Ocean Voyager gallery was selected as National Geographic’s Photo of the Day on Jan. 24. The photograph titled “Fleeting Glances” was taken by National Geographic member Jennifer Giliberto, and submitted through Your Shot. Your Shot is an online community where members can publish photos, participate in assignments, receive feedback, and more. Giliberto snapped the picture while visiting Georgia Aquarium with her daughter’s preschool on a fieldtrip.

"Fleeting Glances"
Photograph by Jennifer Giliberto, National Geographic Your Shot

 

“I was lucky that the fish cooperated and the scene just pulled together in the short amount of time they were alone in the space before they [ventured] onward,” Giliberto said in her description of the photo.

The image was also shared on National Geographic’s Facebook and Twitter pages. To view more images of Georgia Aquarium submitted through Your Shot, visit yourshot.nationalgeographic.com.

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ABOUT GEORGIA AQUARIUM

Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that contains more than 10 million gallons of water and has the largest collection of aquatic animals. Georgia Aquarium’s mission is to be a scientific institution that entertains and educates, features exhibits and programs of the highest standards, and offers engaging and exciting guest experiences that promote the conservation of aquatic biodiversity throughout the world. Georgia Aquarium is an accredited member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums and the Alliance of Marine Mammal Parks and Aquariums. For additional information, visit www.georgiaaquarium.org