October 8, 2013
Win a once in a lifetime trip to
with the National Geographic Photography Contest for Kids 2013!
Calling all budding photographers! National Geographic Kids has launched their latest competition to find the National Geographic Kids' Young Photographer of the Year! The lucky winner will scoop a trip to
with their family, plus a personal photography masterclass, a Canon DSLR camera and loads of other photography goodies. The contest will be judged by National Geographic photographer Reza, top wildlife photographer
and children's TV presenter
"A visit to
will be the trip of a lifetime for a talented young photographer - we're very pleased to be able to offer such an incredible prize. We can't wait to look through all the fantastic entries!"
, Editor of National Geographic Kids magazine.
This amazing competition is not to be missed! As well as experiencing stunning landscapes and extraordinary wildlife in
, the winner will also receive a lesson in how to capture the amazing scenery on their brand new Canon camera from top wildlife photographer
and, If that wasn't enough, the Young Photographer of the Year will also scoop a photo book, photo mug and photo t-shirt!
Three runners up will also win a Canon DSLR camera worth £500 and a photo book, and a further 10 runners up will receive a set of four-photo posters!
How to enter
There are four categories in the National Geographic Photographer of the Year competition: People, Animals, Scenery and Humour. Entrants can submit one photo per category via email to
Make sure that the subject line contains the entrant's name and the category entered. Entrants must also include their name, age, contact details and a caption for the picture in the body of the email. Entrants may only send four emails in total (one per category) and photos must be in the Jpeg format and sized between 1.5 and 10 MB. When entering by email, entrants certify that they took the photo themselves and that a parent/guardian has agreed to their participation. Entrants must be 14 years or younger. The closing date is
31 October 2013
More info on entering and the competition prizes can be found here -