Daily Shot
Daily Shot is National Geographic Traveller India’s daily photo contest.
" THEME : VISIT TAMIL NADU "
Mystical Brihadeshwara temple in its centuries-old reigning glory makes for our first entry. The photographer captures the intricate golden carvings that blanket one of the largest Shiva lingas in India, located in Thanjavur.
Verdant tea plantations of Valparai carpet its hilly folds, nurturing some of the best organic and conventional varieties of the piping beverage in India. Sadhiq perched himself atop the towering curves for a click of the sunkissed tea estates.
#DailyShot: Vikram Ramachandran crossed paths with the mighty Indian elephant at the Mudumalai National Park, and was humbled by its majesticity. He framed his acquaintance in a picture.
In the fan-favourite hill station of Ooty, the Pykara river gracefully seeps through rugged rocks, while lush greenery completes the postcard-pretty scenery. Rishabh Verma does not pass on the opportunity to photograph nature’s splendid show.
Built in 1914, the Pamban Bridge looms over the turquoise waters of the Bay of Bengal, connecting Pamban island to Mandapam in mainland India. Vimalkanth V Gurusamy’s panoramic click of the spectacular engineering marvel is our daily shot of the day.
 
A lucid dusk sky in Krishnagiri unfolded to flaunt innumerable glimmers for the orbs of Karthik Rangappa. He seized the moment in a photograph, while being spellbound by the celestial art.
Vijayalaya Choleeswaram temple in the panchayat town of Narthamalai has withstood the course of time to exhibit history dating back to the 9th century. Rajadurai V captured the magnificence of the Chola dynasty.
Swathes of lush tea gardens beckon a drive through the tourist-favourite resort town of Ooty. Abhishek Singh's photograph of the scenery is our contest entry of the day.
In a still where the horizon separates blues of the expansive sky and the ocean, Susmita Paul captures fishing boats dotting the limitless stretches of the Bay of Bengal near Pamban Bridge.
Propped atop one of the many hills that embrace Poombarai Village, Dinesh Kumar photographs verdant vistas carpeted by spreads of terraced fields.
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Food trails are recipes to flavour a lifetime. For our next #DailyShot contest, we invite you to share photographs of tantalising regional treats that best represent regional fare all over the world. It could be a fiery preparation of katla fish served on a banana leaf at a hole-in-the-wall restaurant in Karnataka, Galician-style tuna empanadas in Spain, a humble portion of siddu with a side serve of mountain views in Himachal Pradesh, delish Mexican pozole or festive-special roasted silkworms found only in Guwahati. No cuisine is off the table. Send us your entries with #GlocalGrub in the subject line on contest@natgeotraveller.in
Get Featured

Entries that best do justice to the theme will be featured on Nat Geo Traveller India’s homepage and across all our social media.

Get Rewards

In addition, three monthly winners will be selected by our in-house photo experts. These winners will be declared at the end of the contest. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to keep track of the winners, but don’t worry if you miss the announcement; you will also be notified by email if you are selected.

Send Us Photos

Feel free to experiment with moods and subjects; we like unusual and striking points of view. So send us your favourite photos of structures that make an impact along with detailed information about where the picture was taken and what is happening in the photo. Do tell us the story behind the photograph, so we can share it with our readers when you win.

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Use the form below to submit your Daily Shot image (max 3MB) along with your full name, email, postal address, and a brief description of the photograph and why you like it. If you have a Twitter/Instagram handle, include that too so we can shout out to you when your image is selected. There’s a winner every day, so hurry.
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  • Photos must meet the following requirements: JPG or JPEG file format, 72dpi. Ideally, the photo dimensions should be 1024x768 pixels.
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  • Minimal photo editing is permissible, but altering the photograph is not allowed. We assume that every photo submission is legitimate. However, if a photo is suspected of alteration, it will be rejected. The final decision rests with the editorial staff.
  • By submitting your photographs you accept that you are the copyright owner of the photograph and that you agree to our terms and conditions.
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  • All Daily Shot participants must be above 18 years of age. Submissions can be made on behalf of minors by parents or guardians.

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