National Geographic : 2010 Jun
INSIDE GEOGRAPHIC Winning Photos More than 208,000 images were submitted to the fourth annual National Geographic International Photography Contest. Participation was open to readership of National Geographic's English-language edition and 20 of its local- language partners; Poland and China accounted for 129,000 entries alone. Our judges selected photographs by Debra Jansen, Hugo Machado, and William Good- win---in the categories of People, Places, and Nature--- as grand-prize winners. The winning photographers will receive all-expense-paid trips to National Geographic Society headquarters in Washington, D.C. NATURE William Goodwin of Birmingham, Alabama, snapped this peppermint shrimp perched inside a tube sponge in Margate Bay, Bonaire, in the Netherlands Antilles. PEOPLE DebraJansenfrom Atlanta, Georgia, got this shot of an elderly woman waiting at a bus stop in Chamblee, Georgia. PLACES HugoMachado ofAngra do Heroísmo, Portugal, captured the Licancábur Volcano on the border between Chile and Bolivia.