The world in pictures
London - This year, more than 15 500 professional and amateur photographers from around the globe entered their works in the prestigious competition. Photographer Wagner Araujo won the the 2013 National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest, now in its 25th year, and was awarded places for himself and a guest on a 10-day Galapagos Expedition with National Geographic Expeditions. Besides the exciting trip, Araujo’s photo will be published in the December 2013/January 2014 issue of National Geographic Traveler magazine.
The second prize, a seven-day National Geographic Photography Workshop in Santa Fe, was awarded to Max Seigal, who hiked out to the Canyonlands National Park, Utah, at night, hoping to photograph ruins with the Milky Way in the backdrop, but instead captured a dramatic thunderstorm. Yahai Bonneh won the third prize, a six-day cruise for two from Schooner American Eagle and Heritage, for his picture of cheetahs jumping on to a Jeep in the Masai Mara National Park, Kenya.... Read the full, comprehensive news article and discuss at The Independent on SaturdaySimilar Stories