National Geographic : 2010 Sep
• YOURSHOT|ngm.com/yourshot EDITORS' CHOICE READERS' CHOICE Mariajoseph Johnbasco Neyveli, India In India, hanging saris can double as rockers for toddlers. Johnbasco, 48, was visiting his mentor in Pondicherry when he noticed the man's granddaughter asleep in this colorfully cascading crib. Linda Drake San Luis Obispo, California "I go to this area in Manitoba every year to catch the bears coming out of their dens," says Drake, 40. Near Wapusk National Park she observed this little one hanging out with its mother. "We nicknamed it 'Velcro Cub, ' " she says. Baby Pictures Let's face it, most young things are adorable, regardless of size, shape, or species. But taking a perfect picture of one can be tricky. Our advice: Look for kids in odd poses or places, then capture their cuteness. When you've got just the right shot, send it to us. Every month this page features two photographs: one chosen by our editors, one chosen by our readers via online voting. For more information, go to ngm.com/yourshot.