Nokia and world-class National Geographic photographer Stephen Alvarez have partnered with Talenthouse to invite photographers from across the globe to submit an image inspired by the spirit of travel, nature and adventure and win the chance to join Stephen Alvarez on a mentoring road trip through Puerto Rico in January 2014.


For ambitious photographers looking to expand their horizons, this is a once in a lifetime experience to receive expert mentoring from Stephen Alvarez, a professional award winning National Geographic photographer and see exclusive exposure across website.

First round of submissions are open from 29th August – 10th October 2013. Forty finalists will be provided with a Nokia Lumia 1020 ‘trial’ device in which to submit their final works. Five overall winners will be selected to take the trip with Stephen. Judges are hoping to see incredible images, which demonstrate the revolutionary power of the world’s best smartphone camera.

“National Geographic is renowned for its iconic and innovative approach to content, making them the perfect partner to inspire people to take their photography to the next level. The pictures are stunning.” Said Tuula Rytila, SVP, Marketing, Nokia.
The Nokia Lumia 1020 device boasts advanced imaging technologies like 41 megapixels, ZEISS optics and optimised image stabiliza- tion.