Submissions are now open for the 21st annual Travel photo contest! Please read the complete contest rules here before you submit your photograph. Here are some highlights:

●Photo must have been taken between Jan. 1, 2019, and June 30, 2020.

●Please do not submit images that have been heavily manipulated.

●Only amateur photographers are eligible. Professional photographers (i.e., anyone who earns more than 50 percent of their annual income from photography, determined at Sponsor’s sole discretion) are not eligible.

● By entering, you grant The Washington Post permission to use your photo in perpetuity in any medium.

● Only one entry is allowed per person. By submitting a photo, you are stating that you took the photo and own the rights to the photo. All submissions must be received by 11:59 p.m. Eastern time on Aug. 17, 2020.

Winners will be announced in print Sept. 9, 2020, as well as online at

Submit your photo at