About the Competition
Nature photography is part of the fabric of National Geographic. We’ve been showcasing inspiring images from around the world for more than a century. Now it's your turn to inspire us. Enter your most powerful photos for a chance to become the 2016 National Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year. We are looking for images that reveal nature in all its iterations: wildlife, landscapes, action, and even the environmental issues impacting our world
Enter four categories—Landscape, Action, Animal Portraits, Environmental Issues—for the chance to win amazing prizes and be named the 2016 National Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year.
WHO MAY ENTER
Contest is open only to individuals who have reached the age of majority in their jurisdiction of residence at the time of entry and who reside in the 50 United States, India, Canada (excluding Quebec), United Kingdom, Australia, Brazil, Italy, China, Japan, Germany, France, Indonesia, Spain, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, Hong Kong, Switzerland and Taiwan. Officers, directors and employees of National Geographic Partners, and its subsidiaries and affiliates (all such individuals and entities collectively referred to herein as the “Promotion Entities”), and their respective immediate family members (spouse, parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they live) or persons living in the same households of such employees, whether or not related are not eligible to enter the Contest or win a prize. CONTEST IS VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
DATES & DEADLINES/ANTICIPATED NUMBER OF CONTESTANTS
Because of the unique nature and scope of the Contest, Sponsor reserves the right, in addition to those other rights reserved herein, to modify any date(s) or deadline(s) set forth in these Official Rules or otherwise governing the Contest. Sponsor cannot accurately predict the number of entrants who will participate in the Contest.
Participate by clicking to "Further official information" below and submit your photo.