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What is a keyword search?

The search function searches the metadata provided by the user including photo location, categories, descripti...

Can I search Your Shot using the photographer's name?

Yes, the photographer's name can be searched using the search bar at the top of the page. Once you type in the...

What are #hashtags?

#hashtags are keywords that make your photo easier to find via search.

My image was removed from Your Shot. Why was it deleted?

National Geographic also reserves the right to remove photographs that violate our Photography Guidelines, Com...

Where are the jigsaw puzzles?

Our photo puzzles are still online; we've simply moved them to the Games section of our website. You may find ...

The location displayed on my Your Shot gallery is incorrect. How can I fix it?

To change your location, make sure you're logged in, then go to http://members.nationalgeographic.com/settings...

How can I edit or delete a photo?

To edit or delete a photo, simply mouse over the photo and you should see an Edit Photo Details in the upper l...

How can I vote on the Daily Dozen?

You can vote on Daily Dozen photos at yourshot.nationalgeographic.com/daily-dozen. To vote, simply click the b...

What do the symbols below my photo, the photo details, and the number of people "listening" mean?

Below your photo on the photo detail page, you'll see a series of symbols. The sideways "V" with circles on th...

What is a sponsored assignment?

Occasionally assignments in Your Shot are sponsored by advertisers or partnering organizations. These sponsors...