Have you always dreamed of seeing your photographs in National Geographic Traveler? Well, here’s your chance to make that dream a reality. But you’re going to have to act fast.

We can hardly believe it ourselves, but the 25th annual National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest is drawing to a close.

This Sunday, June 30 is the final day to submit your best travel photo in four different categories — Outdoor Scenes, Sense of Place, Spontaneous Moments, and Travel Portraits — so make sure to enter today for your chance to take home the top prize (see below for details)!

Here’s a peek at some of our top entries so far:

Sense of Place Category: “Swim With Jellyfish

"It's like a dream when [you're] swimming with harmless jellyfish." (Photo and caption by CheanChong Lim)

“It’s like a dream when [you're] swimming with harmless jellyfish.” (Photo and caption by CheanChong Lim)

Outdoor Scenes Category: “Alpe di Siusi Morning Sun

The sun was just over...Sassolungo [in the Dolomites] and was shining through the fog and created rays. (Photograph and caption by Hans Kruse)

The sun was just over…Sassolungo [in the Dolomites] and was shining through the fog. (Photograph and caption by Hans Kruse)

Travel Portraits Category: “Coming of Age

Seijin no Hi or Coming of Age Day is a traditional Japanese holiday which is organized on the second Monday in January.  (Photograph and caption by Danilo Dungo)

Seijin no Hi or Coming of Age Day is a traditional Japanese holiday which is organized on the second Monday in January. (Photograph and caption by Danilo Dungo)

Spontaneous Moments Category: “Walking Chameleon

[This chameleon] is a domestic animal of a small boy. (Photograph and caption by Ondrej Zaruba)

[This chameleon] is a domestic animal of a small boy. (Photograph and caption by Ondrej Zaruba)

Traveler magazine will be awarding seriously spectacular prizes this year, so enter today for your chance to win.

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 deadline: This Sunday, 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

Comments

  1. yatramantra
    India
    June 28, 2013, 2:42 am

    Amazing photographs….Thank you so much for sharing with us.

  2. ery wong
    indonesia
    June 28, 2013, 6:01 pm

    Good object

  3. Alan Kar
    June 30, 2013, 3:52 pm

    I liked ‘Morning Sun’ photo
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  4. clement kanj
    June 30, 2013, 4:07 pm

    Dear Sirs,

    I have a photo in the outdoor scene category that i want to submit, but cant find how.
    can you help me please,
    Thank you,