Featured from National Geographic Photography Contest 2013

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The National Geographic Society has reopened accepting applications for its annual photo contest. November 30 finishes reception of entries. The winner will be announced in December and will receive the grand prize, which consists of an integrated package. Cash consideration of $ 10,000. In addition, the winner will be invited to the headquarters of National Geographic, which will host the annual seminar. Also works, won first place in the categories of “People”, “Animals” and “Nature”, traditionally will be published in National Geographic.

Presented in this issue of photography – a small sampling of the competition program.

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1. “Looking fox.”

Location: United Kingdom. Tetfordsky Forest, England.
I photographed this fox while walking in the woods, which regularly frequented in search of beautiful landscapes. (© Sam Morris / National Geographic Photo Contest)

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2. “Spiral.

Location: The Netherlands. Amsterdam. (© Harjen Woltjer / National Geographic Photo Contest)

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3. “Endless Journey”.

The first morning train rides on the railway bridge shrouded in fog near the city of Mishima, in Fukushima Prefecture, Japan. (© Teruo Araya / National Geographic Photo Contest)

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4. “Heavenly swimmer.”

Green sea turtle off the coast of Tikehau Atoll in the Tuamotu Archipelago, French Polynesia. (© Vincent Truchet / National Geographic Photo Contest)

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5. “Bright canopy.”

The trees near the Jewish Museum in Berlin, Germany. (© Kevin Connolly / National Geographic Photo Contest)

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6. “Little Girl”.

An orphaned baby chimp undergoes rehabilitation center for rescued animals Sanaga-Yong in Cameroon. (© Allison Leach / National Geographic Photo Contest)

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7. “Fight”.

Mantis in Kahramanmaras, Turkey. (© Mehmet Karaca / National Geographic Photo Contest)

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8. “Life is like a dream.”

I photographed this incredible sunset while returning home from work in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin, USA. (© Adam Dorn / National Geographic Photo Contest)

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9. “A boy and his dog.”

Our two year old son is playing with the dog in Bryson City, California, USA. (© Christopher Port / National Geographic Photo Contest)

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10. “Omohara”.

Location: Japan. Tokyo.
Omohara – is not only a geographical intersection of Omotesando and Harajuku, but the mixing of different styles of modern and traditional cultures. (© Teruo Araya / National Geographic Photo Contest)

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11. “Where the Buffalo Roam.”

Huge herds of buffalo roam the stately National Park, Grand Teton in Wyoming, USA. (© Glen Hush / National Geographic Photo Contest)

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12. “Scat-art.”

The mouth of a giant sea devil off Tikehau Atoll in the Tuamotu Archipelago, French Polynesia. (© Vincent Truchet / National Geographic Photo Contest)

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13. “Huayhuash”

Camp on a mountain ridge Cordillera Huayhuash, Peru. Snapshot on a long exposure. (© Sorin Rechitan / National Geographic Photo Contest)

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14. “Custodian”.

Dolphin swims in the ocean in Channel Islands, California, USA. (© Robin Benson / National Geographic Photo Contest)

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15. “An older player.”

Location: North Stradbroke Island, Queensland, Australia.
Portrait of the stranger, who played in the November skittles under the hot sun. The first time I asked a stranger to pose for me. It was a special moment. So I am very grateful to him for that peace of mind and specificity, which are visible in the photo. (© Karin Pihl ??/ National Geographic Photo Contest)

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16. “On the verge of death.”

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Location: Masai Mara, Kenya.
Nile crocodile attacks a gray heron. (© Leslie Anderson / National Geographic Photo Contest)

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17. “The Storm on the Lake Orta.”

Storm over Lake Orta, Piedmont, Italy. (© Riccardo Criseo / National Geographic Photo Contest)

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18. “Macro: Marine needle.”

Pipefish off Tikehau Atoll in the Tuamotu Archipelago, French Polynesia. (© Vincent Truchet / National Geographic Photo Contest)

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19. “Rainbow over the Himalayas.”

The photograph was taken in the village Khangsar, Nepal. (© Ed Graham / National Geographic Photo Contest)

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20. “Natural Selection”.

Duck tries to escape from the beak of a pink pelican on the Lakhota lake in Jamnagar, Gujarat, India. (© Amish Patel / National Geographic Photo Contest)

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21. “Rorschach”.

Late autumn in the Scottish highlands. (© Sorin Rechitan / National Geographic Photo Contest)

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22. “Whale calf.”

Humpback whale calf, born in September 2013, off the coast of the island of Reunion, East Africa. (© Gaby Barathieu / National Geographic Photo Contest)

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23. “Closing the sun.”

Tornado raging in a field near Rozel, Kansas. (© Dennis Oswald / National Geographic Photo Contest)

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24. “Crow’s Nest.”

In Tokyo crows often build nests out of clothes hangers. The city has few trees, and birds do not have enough material to build nests, so they steal hangers with balconies. As a result, nests look like art installations on the theme of the use of recycled materials. (© Yosuke Kashiwakura / National Geographic Photo Contest)

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25. “Hold my hand.”

Wesley Wade was born prematurely at 28 weeks. His parents have just been informed that their child who weighs less than one kilogram, you may need surgery on the heart. Now, at 4.5 months, Wesley weighs 4.5 pounds and continues to amaze everyone who comes across this extraordinary child. Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (© Erin Wallis / National Geographic Photo Contest)

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26. “The Call of the deer.”

Early morning in Richmond Park, London, UK. End of October. (© Prashant Meswani / National Geographic Photo Contest)

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27. “Oscar, gannet.”

During a trip to the island of Darwin in the Galapagos archipelago on our boat flew down a red-footed boobies. (© Joakim Wedlund / National Geographic Photo Contest)

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28. “Mara”.

Giraffe drinking water from a small lake in the Masai Mara, Kenya. (© Majed al Zaabi / National Geographic Photo Contest)

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29. “The last beam on Half Dome.”

Tenaya Canyon in Yosemite National Park. (© Douglas Croft / National Geographic Photo Contest)

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30. “Shake”.

Brown bear shakes off the skin in Kamchatka. (© Robert Pfaffenbauer / National Geographic Photo Contest)

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31. “The Rockies”.

Snow-capped Rocky Mountains in the American Continental Divide west of Denver, Colorado, USA. View from the stratosphere. (© Patrick Cullis / National Geographic Photo Contest)

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32. “Black Cat”.

Our smoky Maine Coon. (© Robert Sijka / National Geographic Photo Contest)

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33. “Amazing sunset.”

Sunset over the dam on the Yukon River, which only began to be covered with ice, November 6, 2013. (© Andrea Magee / National Geographic Photo Contest)

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34. “Water for People, Water for Life.”

Lake in Tajikistan. (© Mehdi Bemani Naeini / National Geographic Photo Contest)

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35. “Cows and kiters.”

Cows on a deserted beach of Tarifa in Andalusia, Spain. (© Andrew Lever / National Geographic Photo Contest)

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36. “Asking for trouble? ‘.

We met this lion in the way of the Kgalagadi National Park Reserve in Mabuasehube. He was lying on the side of a sand road, and I can not even tell who is more scared when we just did not have driven him. (© Chris Habegger / National Geographic Photo Contest)

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37. “The fox and the northern lights.”

Fox on the background of the Northern Lights near Bethel, Alaska. (© Greg Lincoln / National Geographic Photo Contest)

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38. “Last chance to see: the jewel in the crown.”

Eye of the gorilla from the London Zoo. (© Sam Morris / National Geographic Photo Contest)

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39. “Autumn elk.”

Moose wandering through the Snake River in Wyoming, USA. (© Glen Hush / National Geographic Photo Contest)





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