Each year, the globally-loved world leaders in geography and exploration, National Geographic, put the challenge to the public to capture planet Earth in all its glory.
Submissions from every corner of the g pour in each year to be considered for the National Geographic Travel Photo Contest across three categories - Cities, Nature & People.
Winners have their work published by the channel and receive a healthy cash prize for their efforts. Check out the incredible shots from the winners of this year's Travel Photo Contest in the gallery below.
Now, have a browse through the winners of 2018 and start planning your own mission to capture something incredible for next year's competition.