From mountain goats to clouds of fire via an almost-too-close encounter with an American crocodile, the latest entries for the National Geographic Nature photographer of the year contest are in.
The grand-prize winner will receive $10,000, publication in National Geographic Magazine and a feature on National Geographic’s Instagram account, @natgeo.
‘Since National Geographic photographers find ways to go the extra mile in making a jaw-dropping photo, we’ve chosen four categories (Wildlife, Landscapes, Underwater and Aerials) that will encourage photographers to amaze us with a compelling diversity of images,’ said Matt Adams, Producer and Community Manager of Your Shot.
Entries are being accepted until 17 November 12pm EST, when a winner from each category will be chosen.
The grand prize winner will be chosen in December 2017.
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