In order to celebrate the power of photography to be able
to capture a moment frozen in time, National Geographic Channel
in association with HTC brings the fourth edition of its photography
contest Nat Geo Moment Awards, powered by Reliance 3G.
competition this year will be judged by renowned photographer,
filmmaker and conservationist Mike Pandey. As part of the
association, National Geographic Channel will also contribute
to the photographer's NGO, Earth Matters foundation.
year, Nat Geo Moment Awards entries will also be open for
a people's choice awards where the picture with the maximum
votes will get a chance to win Reliance Tablets.
participants can submit their entries, through a special Moment
Awards application on Facebook in five categories namely Culture,
People, Landscape, Wild and a brand new category, HTC candid
Network India, Fox International Channels VP marketing, communication
Debarpita Banerjee said, "All of us have an innate desire
to capture our favorite moments and share our view of the
world with others. Through Moment Awards, we hope to encourage
creativity and bring out the talent of a million amateur and
aspiring photographers in the country. The contest is not
about technical finesse but about a moment which can be very
simple and touching."
introduced the One Series of smartphones with amazing camera
and authentic sound capabilities providing premium mobile
experience. In its previous season, the contest received entries
from both professional and amateur photographers.
India country manager Faisal Siddiqui said, "A picture
is worth thousand words. To endorse the saying HTC brings,
One Series with amazing camera, that enables the Smartphone
fanatics to capture the priceless memories. Feelings, expressions,
joy all can be captured through HTC One series Smartphone
that makes your experience a memorable one. In constant endeavor
to promote excellence in photography we have proudly associated
with National Geographic Channel for Nat Geo Moments Awards.
The competition will provide national platform to the photography
buffs to showcase their talent."
Geo Moment Awards provides a platform to showcase the creativity
of photography enthusiasts across the country. This year the
contest will give the winner, the recently launched HTC One
Smartphone and their dream holiday to South Africa to pursue
their passion in one of the most picturesque countries of