Ever dream of becoming a National Geographic photographer? If so, check out this latest WorldNomads.com scholarship opportunity.
Teaming up with National Geographic Channel, WorldNomads.com have created Travel Photography Scholarship 2011 - South Africa which will allow one lucky (and talented person) to join a 8 day Gap Adventure tour in South Africa between January 18-25, 2012. While on the trip, they will
....will work alongside Jason Edwards photographing wildlife and landscapes in Kruger National Park at various times of the day and night. You will also work through a specific shot list as part of your assignment.
... will gain invaluable mentoring and hands-on experience in everything from shot set up, technique and composition through to insights into his many years of diverse experience as an award winning photographer.
...and on their return, will work with Jason Edwards through the editorial process to shortlist your top photographs and colour balance to achieve professional looking shots for submission to National Geographic Channel for publication.
Details and deadlines:
Who can apply: This global opportunity is open all keen amateur/pro-amateur photographers over the age of 18 who have a lust for travel and a strong desire to start a career in Travel Photography. They must also have a good level of fitness.
How to apply: Involves taking a series of photographs that tell a story. Full instructions can be found on the WorldNomads.com travel photography scholarship 2011 page
Deadline: 2pm November 8, 2011 (Australian Eastern Daylight Time)
(photo credit: @Liz Lewis 2010)