If you enjoy nature or are passionate about environmental issues, a new YouTube program "Planet Inspired" gives you the chance to create a video that brings your passion to life.
The most innovative short film--judged by the YouTube community--will receive a National Geographic photography workshop and $1,000 gift card from The North Face.
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Many YouTube partners are hitting subscriber numbers in the 100,000s and even in the millions. To help more video makers get to those kind of subscriber numbers, Google started a new feature on YouTube Blog called "On the Rise," where your vote counts on who should be featured on the YouTube hompage. So far, emilynoel83 has received the most votes--check out an example of her work below.