Monday, April 10, 2017

Photographer Of The Year Contest

The Winners Of The 2016 National Geographic Nature Photographer Of The Year Contest


National Geographic has just announced the results of the prestigious 2016 Nature Photographer of the Year contest. As you can see from the pictures below, the judges had a hard time choosing the very best image!



Honorable Mention, Environmental Issues: No Snow, No Ice? Barter Islands




Third Place Winner, Landscape: Pacific Storm, Pacific Ocean




First Place Winner, Landscape: Struggle Of Life, Netherlands




Honorable Mention, Landscape: Serendipitous Green Meteor, India





First Place Winner, Animal Portraits: Dragging You Deep Into The Woods!





Honorable Mention, Animal Portraits: Puffin Studio, United Kingdom





Grand Prize Winner: Sardine Run, South Africa






Third Place Winner, Action: Changing Fortunes Of The Great Egret, Hungary





Second Place Winner, Action: Approach, Wray, Colorado





Honorable Mention, Action: Jellyfish Feast, New South Wales, Australia




Honorable Mention, Animal Portraits: Crow Chasing Puffy Owl





First Place Winner, Environmental Issues: Life And Death, Svalbard And Jan Mayen





Honorable Mention, Environmental Issues: Wildfire At The Beach, Spain





Second Place Winner, Landscape: Wild Rink, Italy




Third Place Winner, Animal Portraits: Friendship Knows No Color, Spain





Honorable Mention, Environmental Issues: American Flowers #1, Greenland




Second Place Winner, Animal Portraits: Proud Momma, Florida





Third Place Winner, Environmental Issues: Toxic Vanity, United Kingdom





Second Place Winner, Environmental Issues: The View Outside Facebook Hq, California