Regardless of the challenges going through photographers and journey in 2020, the Travel Photographer of the Year (TPOTY) competitors nonetheless sourced some excellent pictures from round the globe: greater than 25,000 pictures from 147 completely different nations have been entered.
This 12 months’s general winner is the first time the Travel Photographer of the Year (TPOTY) prime honor went to a photographer from Russia. Vladimir Alekseev’s spectacular set of pictures are a vibrant combine of landscapes, wildlife, and other people and have been chosen by the judging panel for showcasing the range of ability possessed by the Russian photographer.
The competitors has each portfolio and single-image classes, with the prime award going to a photographer who submits the finest portfolio. Under are Alekseev’s profitable pictures:
Under is a range of winners from different portfolio-based classes:
Younger Travel Photographer of the Year 2020 – Indigo Larmour, Eire (age 12)
Younger Travel Photographer of the Year: Winner, 15-18 yrs – Ben Skaar, USA (age 17)
Younger Travel Photographer of the Year 2020: Winner, 14 yrs & beneath – Miguel Sánchez García, Spain (age 11)
Winner: Landscapes & Earth Parts – Alessandro Carboni, Italy
Winner: Nature, Sealife, Wildlife – Marco Steiner, Austria
Winner: Individuals of the World – Mouneb Taim, Syria
Winner: Travel Folio – Jordi Cohen, Spain
“Travel Photographer of the Year, Vladimir Alekseev (Russia), had three portfolios shortlisted so, as in earlier years the place this has occurred, the judges chosen eight pictures to symbolize his beautiful pictures,” TPOTY founder Chris Coe mentioned. “Our younger winner, Indigo Larmour, has retained her 2019 title and it’s thrilling to see how such a proficient 12-year outdated’s pictures is progressing.”
Throughout the varied classes, photographers received prizes together with money, Fujifilm X-T4 cameras with lenses, high-end out of doors clothes from Páramo, a global pictures journey with Chris Weston Pictures, personalised leather-based portfolio books or iFolios from Plastic Sandwich, Photograph Iconic photograph tuition, Genesis Imaging exhibition prints, LEE Filter kits, and membership of the Royal Photographic Society.
Given the sheer quantity of pictures as a consequence of the portfolio nature of the competitors, not all pictures from all classes have been shared right here. To see the full checklist of winners together with the single-image winners, go to the full gallery at the Travel Photography of the Year website.