See the stunning images in the 4th annual International Drone Photography Contest
Looking to plan a last-minute escape this Labor Day weekend? These destinations are perfect for a weekend trip.
Surfers stay in a designated surfing area near 92nd Street at Rockaway Beach in New York. In recent years, Rockaway has gone from bedraggled to beloved by artists, surfers and Brooklyn and Manhattan hipsters. Rockaway Beach has had a certain cachet for natives of Queens, if only because it’s supposedly the largest urban beach in the United States.Kirsten Luce/For The Washington Post
The contest is accepting entries in one or all of four categories: wildlife, landscapes, underwater and aerials. The grand-prize winner will receive $10,000, publication in National Geographic Magazine and a feature on National Geographic’s Instagram account.