5 March 2012 3am Europe/Rome The Smithsonian Photo Contest finalists announced
If you like photo contests, you may want to take a look at the finalists of the
9th Smithsonian Photo Contest. These are the ten finalists in the travel category. You can click on the images to go to the Smithsonian Magazine website and vote for your favorites. Don’t forget to take a look at the images in the other categories: Altered Images, Americana, The Natural World and People. Shyamal Das (Kolkata, India) — Photographed October 2010, Sikkim, West Bengal Nicholas Wiesnet (Garden Grove, California) — Photographed September 2011, Omo River Valley, Ethiopia David Lazar (Brisbane, Australia) — Photographed January 2011, Inle Lake, Myanmar David Lazar (Brisbane, Australia) — Photographed February 2010, Kyaiktiyo, Myanmar Paula Durham (Cave Creek, Arizona) — Photographed September 2011, Kapama private game reserve, South Africa Kyaw Kyaw Winn (Yangon, Myanmar) — Photographed April 2011, Myanmar Marcel van Balken (Amstelveen, Netherlands) — Photographed October 2010, Valencia, Spain Jia Han Dong (Parsippany, New Jersey) — Photographed January 2009, Xiapu, Fujian, China Chetan Soni (Madhya Pradesh, India) — Photographed November 2010, Rajasthan, India Ho Lee (Hong Kong, China) — Photographed January 2011, Jaipur, India
If you’d like to compete in the
10th edition of the contest, you have time until December 1, 2012 at 2 PM EST to submit your images. There are also monthly prizes. Take note that if you submit an image, you’re not losing the copyright, but you’re granting a perpetual royalty free license for whatever use to the Smithsonian Magazine.
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