What does an award-winning photograph look like? It can range from an captivating portrait of a family member to a moon-drenched landscape to movement captured at just the right time. Our 16th Annual Photo Contest is now open for submissions, and we're looking for the best of the best. Learn about our six contest categories here.

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16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Submit your favorite photos to this year's contest.
OPEN UNTIL November 30, 2018
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