Here are the 15 amazing entries for National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year Contest 2016. The prize is yet to be won but we can still enjoy the great work these photographers do. The pictures are breathtaking and capturing.
And if you are a photographer and looking to participate in the contest Click Here Last date is 27 May 2016.
Official Prizes for the contest
Grand Prize: • A 7-day Polar Bear Safari for Two at Churchill Wild-Seal River Heritage Lodge, a Nat Geo Unique Lodge of the World with airfare • Grand prize winner will be named the 2016 National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year Each category will feature three winners: • First Prize: A Sony a6300 camera furnished by B&H Photo and Video • Second Prize: The Art of Travel Photography on DVD • Third Prize: A National Geographic book, Destinations of a Lifetime. All winners will receive a subscription to National Geographic Traveler magazine.
Please note they are not in any official order.
#15. Yellow Mountain at 3 a.m.
#14. Old lava flows that has, over the centuries, been blanketed in thick, green layer of moss.
#13. Echidna only exists in the wild on Kangaroo Island (off South Australia)
#12. This picture was taken during Mt. Bromo eruption
#11. Mystic Shed, Finland
#10. Lombard Street, San Francisco
#9. Canadian Rockies in winter, big wind gust
#8. The tallest dunes at the Great Sand Dunes National Park, Colorado
#7. Sunset in the Faroe islands
#6. Beast, South Dakota
#5. Eruption of LA Fournaise Volcano, Réunion Island
#4. Trollstigen, Norway
#3. Aerial selfie with a Drone, New Hampshire, United States
#2. Blizzard In The Mountains, Switzerland
#1. Jonas Blizzard And The Flatiron Building, New York, United States