2012 Photography Contest Winners Revealed

TigerEvery year National Geographic holds a photography contest for user-submitted photos. This year’s collection turned out to be one of the best with more than 22,000 entries from over 150 countries. With professional photographers and amateur photo enthusiasts across the globe participating, photographs were submitted in three categories: people, places and nature. The grand prize winner will receive $10,000 and a trip to Nat Geo headquarters to participate in the 2013 photography seminar.

 

Swim Fishy Swim

The competition was judged on creativity and photographic quality by a panel of experts comprised of natural history photographer Christian Ziegler and documentary photographers Gerd Ludwig and Debbie Fleming Caffery. View the winning images and honorable mentions at the link below!

Leapord

Squirrel

Tiger

 

People

Fishing

Rowing

Places

France

Matterhorn

 

Browse all the wonderful submissions at the Nat Geo Gallery and let us know which is your favorite!
Be sure to Like us on Facebook for more great stories like this!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>