2012 NatGeo Photo Contest winners

1. The subject’s name is Busaba, a well cared for Indochinese Tigress whose home is at Khao Kheow Open Zoo, Thailand.

2012 NatGeo Photo Contest winners

2. The Matterhorn 4478 m at full moon.

2012 NatGeo Photo Contest winners

3. At the end of the day women are allowed pick through the dumpsite.

2012 NatGeo Photo Contest winners

4. Chipping ice off an iceberg is a common way for the Inuit community to retrieve fresh drinking water while on the land.

2012 NatGeo Photo Contest winners

5. A race that follows in the path of the famous explorer Roald Amundsen brings the contestants to the Hardangervidda.

2012 NatGeo Photo Contest winners

6. Everyday in Mara starts with something new and different and day ends with memorable experiences with spectacular photographs.

2012 NatGeo Photo Contest winners

7. With his exceptional hearing a red fox has targeted a mouse hidden under 2 feet of crusted snow.

2012 NatGeo Photo Contest winners

8. Dragon boating is a Chinese traditional entertainment.

2012 NatGeo Photo Contest winners

9. Glacial ice washes ashore after calving off the Breiamerkurjˆkull glacier on Iceland’s eastern coast.

2012 NatGeo Photo Contest winners

10. Yayasan Galuh Rehabilitation Center is and impoverished mental health facility based in Bekasi, Indonesia that hosts over 250 patients.

2012 NatGeo Photo Contest winners