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Assignment 9 days left to submit

Quiet Moments

9895 Submissions
Curator: David Y. Lee
Producer, Nat Geo Your Shot

Assignment 2 weeks left to submit

Lines, Textures, and Patterns

451 Submissions
Curator: Matt Adams
Producer, Nat Geo Your Shot

Previous Assignments


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I Love You

This assignment ran from Aug 18 - Sep 7, 2017
Curator: John Stanmeyer
National Geographic Contributing Photographer

Assignment

Dear Future Generations,

This assignment ran from Aug 14 - Sep 5, 2017
Curator: David Y. Lee
Producer, Nat Geo Your Shot

Assignment

Epic

This assignment ran from Jul 25 - Aug 14, 2017
Curator: Robbie Shone
National Geographic photographer

Assignment

Ocean Encounters

This assignment ran from Jul 10 - Jul 31, 2017
Curator: Asher Jay
National Geographic Explorer and Creative Conservationist

Assignment

Off the Beaten Path

This assignment ran from Jul 6 - Jul 27, 2017
Curator: Lindsay Kuczera
Digital Media Specialist, National Geographic Expeditions
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