Enter + Win: Traveler Photo Contest

The 25th annual National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest just got underway, and we’re off to a great start so far. The magazine will be awarding seriously spectacular prizes this year, so don’t miss your chance to win. Enter today!

The prizes: The grand-prize winner will earn two spots on a 10-day trip to the Galápagos with National Geographic Expeditions to experience — and document — some of the most spectacular wildlife on Earth. Other prizes include an intensive 7-day Santa Fe photography workshop, a 6-day cruise for two on a windjammer schooner in Maine, and $200 gift certificates to B&H Photo. Best of all, the ten prize-winning photos will appear in the year-end issue of Traveler magazine and on the National Geographic website!

The categories:

Outdoor Scenes
Sense of Place
Spontaneous Moments
Travel Portraits

The deadline: June 30, 2013

The cost: $15 per entry

So what are you waiting for? Read the rules and fine print, check out last year’s winners for inspiration, then submit your best travel photos today for a chance to show off your talents in a big way.

See all the photos that have been submitted so far and vote for your favorites at NationalGeographic.com/TravelerPhotoContest.


  1. vishwanath polepeddi
    April 22, 2013, 8:38 am

    great picture
    one needs good control over the available situation and of subject.
    we need to be lucky to get good shots

  2. mona ramadan
    jordan / amman
    April 15, 2013, 6:36 am

    i hope to win

  3. Michael Asaro
    Bronx Zoo, Bronx NYC
    April 8, 2013, 8:46 pm

    This baby Polar Bear named Snowflake goes Nighty Night with his mom. I just love this image. Shows so much love and affection ” Nighty Night Mommy ” Michael Asaro photo

  4. mona ramadan
    jordan / amman
    April 7, 2013, 1:54 pm

    last year’s winner picture is very very perfect

  5. mona ramadan
    jordan / amman
    April 7, 2013, 1:47 pm

    wonderful so much

  6. Al Loune
    April 4, 2013, 12:19 pm

    Last year’s winner picture is wonderful!