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2016 Finalists

Shortlisted Entrants

Over the years Travel Photographer of the Year has received entries from 123 countries and each year many, many thousands of images are submitted. It is therefore a big achievement to be shortlisted as a finalist for the last round of judging. This took place at the beginning of December 2016. Results and winners were announced in mid-December.

Photographers from 46 countries have reached the final phase of judging of the 2016 competition.

The following photographers were shortlisted in the 2016 awards.

Finalists By Category

Mankind

Portfolio

Timothy Allen

UK

Karen Morris-Lanz

UK

Mohammad Ashkanani

Kuwait

Nick Ng

Malaysia

Hugo Bes

Netherlands

Kamil Nureev

Russia

Stephanie Buret

Switzerland

Sue O'Connell

UK

Liduan Chen

China

Hidetoshi Ogata

Japan

Ruiyan Chen

China

Carolina Paltrinieri

Italy

Edgard De Bono

Italy

Mirko Pieruccioni

Italy

Adriaan Devillé

Belgium

Christopher Roche

ireland

Jia Han Dong

China

Joel Santos

Portugal

Xiaolin Dong

China

Sanghamitra Sarkar

India

Dan Giannopoulos

UK

Md. Khalid Shawon

Bangladesh

Piers Golden

UK

Marsel Van Oosten

Netherlands

Daniel Haeker

Germany

Oded Wagenstein

Israel

Philip Lee Harvey

UK

Jeremy Woodhouse

UK

Weihua Huang

China

Jiansong Yan

China

Bartlomiej Jurecki

Poland

Chunxin Ye

China

Thomas Kokta

Germany

Robin Yong

Malaysia

Panos Laskarakis

Greece

Tariq Zaidi

UK

Changming Liu

China

Lin Zeng

China

Hoang Long Ly

Vietnam

Kui Zhang

China

Mankind

Best Single Image in a Portfolio

(additional to above)

Stuart Butler

UK

Jacob Maentz

USA

Duane Bridger

Australia

Michele Martinelli

Italy

Jordi Cohen

Spain

Kellie Netherwood

Australia

Giampiero D'Antonio

Italy

Zitiong Pan

China

Luke David

Australia

Sreesailam Pasupula

India

Craig Easton

UK

Sergey Pesterev

Russia

Jeremy Flint

UK

Tanveer Hassan Rohan

Bangladesh

Eduard Genserek

Slovakia

Olivia Rutherford

UK

Christo Geoghegan

UK

Anders Ryman

Sweden

James Gradwell

South Africa

Juanjuan Shen

China

Ryan Green

Ireland

Marina Spironetti

Italy

Adrian Guerin

Australia

Oliver Stegmann

Switzerland

Weiguo Hu

China

Magdalena Strakova

Czech Republic

Yana Hu

China

Ricardo Stuckert

Brazil

Daize Jiang

China

Marco Urso

Italy

Matjaz Krivic

Slovenia

Xuejun Xia

China

Ravikanth Kurma

India

Zhuo Zhang

China

Jianping Li

China

Land, Sea, Sky

Portfolio

Dana Allen

USA

Ajit Menon

India

Christian Aslund

Sweden

Graham Niven

UK

Barbara Dall'Angelo

Italy

Ignacio Palacios

Spain/Australia

Sandra Bartocha

Germany

Sergey Pesterev

Russia

Sebastien Beun

Belgium

Ian Plant

USA

Theo Bosboom

Netherlands

Matt Porteous

UK

Tanja Demarmels

Switzerland

Joel Santos

Portugal

Craig Easton

UK

Martin Siering

Germany

Jeremy Flint

UK

Margaret Soraya

UK

Stephan Fürnrohr

Germany

Terry Steeley

UK

Andrew Holliman

UK

Gunar Streu

Germany

Thomas Kokta

Germany

Ron Tear

UK

Nick Kontostavlakis

Greece

Tom Vocelka

Czech Republic

Judith Kuhn

Germany

Stefan Weise

Germany

Martyn Lucas

UK

David Wrangborg

Sweden

Jacob Maentz

USA

 

Land, Sea, Sky

Best Single Image in a Portfolio

(additional to above)

Roberto Alessandrini

Italy

Thomas Kokta

Germany

Loulou Beavers

USA

Nick Lauvrys

Belgium

Tim Bird

UK/Finland

Jianping Li

China

Lisa Michele Burns

Australia

Jeffry Lim

Malaysia

Dominic Byrne

Ireland

Larry Louie

Canada

Claudio Cantadori

Italy

Sergey Lukankin

Russia

Stuart Chape

Australia

Ben McRae

Australia

Liduan Chen

China

Glenn Miles

UK

Theresa Clemitson

Australia

Kellie Netherwood

Australia

Stefano Coltelli

Italy

Youguo Shen

China

Matthew Gillooley

USA

Paul Francis Thuysbaert

UK

Guangmin He

China

Xiadong Tong

China

Jianming Huang

China

Gregory Whitton

UK

Journeys & Adventures

Portfolio

Dana Allen

USA

Victor Lima

Brazil

Timothy Allen

UK

Francisco Lisci

Mexico

Siang Lee Ang

Singapore

Chiangming Liu

China

Tim Bird

UK/Finland

Yongping Lou

China

Stuart Butler

UK

Ly Hoang Long

Vietnam

Camille Delbos

France

Brook Mitchell

Australia

Songge Cui

China

Beniamino Pisati

Italy

Tanja Demarmels

Switzerland

Andrew Robertson

UK

Philip Field

UK

Jakub Rybicki

Poland

Stephan Fürnrohr

Germany

Lluis Salvado

Spain

Paola Gabrielli

Italy

Juanjuan Shen

China

Johnny Haglund

Norway

Martin Siering

Germany

Matjaz Krivic

Slovenia

Ben Tibbetts

UK

Nick Lauvrys

Belgium

Matthew Williams-Ellis

UK

Jino Lee

Singapore

Zhuo Zhang

China

Jianping Li

China

Min Zhou

China

Huizhen Liang

China

 

Journeys & Adventures

Best Single Image in a Portfolio

(additional to above)

Matjaz Corel

Slovenia

Tsang Ju Liu

China

Barbara Dall'Angelo

Italy

Kajan Madrasmail

Singapore

Luke Duggleby

UK

Kirsten Quist

Canada

Jason Edwards

Australia

Terry Steeley

UK

Änthony Lau

Hong Kong

Shenhua Yang

China

Places & Experiences

Young Travel Photographer of the Year portfolio

15 to 18 years old

Zijie Gong

China

Courtney Moore

USA

Malte Hermansen

Denmark

Grace Musser

USA

Samuel Hodgson

Guernsey

David Rosenzweig

USA

Ziyang Huang

China

Billie Sunshine

UK

Angelique Kyriazis

Australia

Matthew Wilkins

USA

Lukas Moesch

Switzerland

 

Places & Experiences

Young Travel Photographer of the Year portfolio

14 years old & under

Darpan Basak

India

Hugo Berman

France

Anna Christensen

New Zealand

Ankit Kumar

India

Juli Christensen

New Zealand

Maddie Nolan

USA

Lisa Gehrig

Switzerland

Michael Theodric

Indonesia

Wildlife & Nature

One Shot - single image category

Kyle Adler

USA

Anette Mossbacher

Germany

John Alexander

UK

Frederic Mottier

Switzerland

Miquel Angel Artús Illana

Spain

Mateusz Piesiak

Poland

Isabelle Bacher

Austria

Gary Pullar

Australia

Shuzhen Bai

China

Kevin Purohit

UK

Massimiliano Bencivenni

Italy

Jens Rosbach

Germany

Natalie Burton

UK

Rudi Sebastian

Germany

Stuart Butler

UK

Johan Siggesson

Sweden

Stefano Coltelli

Italy

Terry Steeley

UK

Salvador Colve

Spain

Laura Storm

UK

Peter Delaney

China

Magdalena Strakova

Czech Republic

Jason Edwards

Australia

Suzie Tanser

UK

Morkel Erasmus

South Africa

Ron Tear

UK

Lili Gao

China

Deliang Tong

China

Daisy Gilardini

Switzerland

Marco Urso

Italy

Ryan Green

Ireland

Markus Van Hauten

Germany

Michael Hoare

UK

Rob Whittaker

UK

Joshua Holko

Australia

Gregory Whitton

UK

Weiguo Hu

China

David Wrangborg

Sweden

Andrea Izzotti

Italy

Matthew Williams-Ellis

UK

Shengfu Jiao

China

Dong Xia

China

Thomas Kokta

Germany

Ningtai Yu

China

Uli Kunz

Germany

Alastair Zammit

Malta

Eric Madeja

Switzerland

Xiaomeng Zhang

China

Luke Massey

UK

Min Zhou

China

Mark Mol

Australia

 

Shaped by Light

One Shot - single image category

Lola Akinmade Akerstrom

Nigeria

Alessio Mesiano

Italy

Robin Ball

UK

Brook Mitchell

Australia

Barbara Dall'Angelo

Italy

Lukas Moesch

Switzerland

Stephanie Buret

Switzerland

Karen Morris-Lanz

UK

Jubert Cate

Philipines

Shereen Ng

Singapore

Stuart Chape

Australia

Kasia Nowak

Poland

Ruiyuan Chen

China

Hidetoshi Ogata

Japan

Songge Cui

China

Ivan Pedretti

Italy

Peter Delaney

Ireland

Sergey Pesterev

Russia

Tanja Demarmels

Switzerland

Yevhen Samuchenko

Ukraine

Dominique Dubied

Switzerland

Yu Shen

China

Jason Edwards

Australia

Doug Steakley

USA

Felicia Simion

Romania

Terry Steeley

UK

Jeremy Flint

UK

Magdalena Strakova

Czech Republic

Daisy Gilardini

Switzerland

Achmad Mikami Sumawijaya

Indonesia

Piers Golden

UK

Barry Tweed-Rycroft

UK

Piotr Grochala

Poland

Marco Urso

Italy

Weiguo Hu

China

Martin Waltz

Germany

Andrea Izzotti

Italy

Stefan Weise

Germany

Antwan Janssen

Netherlands

Jeremy Woodhouse

UK

Thomas Kokta

Germany

Liming Yang

China

Ales Krivec

Slovenia

Hongbing Ye

China

Uli Kunz

Germany

Biran Zhao

China

Yan Li

China

Jianyong Zhou

China

Minqiang Lu

China

Shizhong Zhou

China

Marina Malikova

Russia

 

Cities - Architecture & Spaces

One Shot - single image category

Lola Akinmade Akerstrom

Nigeria

Peter Murrell

UK

Mohammad Ashkanani

Kuwait

Kasia Nowak

Poland

Neil Buchan-Grant

UK

Sue O'Connell

UK

Stephanie Buret

Switzerland

Ignacio Palacios

Spain/Australia

Tony Burns

UK

Michele Palazzo

Italy

Dominic Byrne

Ireland

Matt Parry

UK

Yi-Tsung Chang

Taiwan

Mariusz Poniatowski

Poland

Martin Child

UK

Kevin Purohit

UK

Xiaolian Dong

China

Yee Khuan Quek

Singapore

Stephan Fürnrohr

Germany

Yvan Rochat

Switzerland

Johnny Haglund

Norway

Simon-James Smith

UK

Simon Hathaway

UK

Tracy Smith

UK

Toby Hawkes

New Zealand

Mauro Spanu

Italy

Weiguo Hu

China

Magdalena Strakova

Czech Republic

Zhiwen Huang

China

Kjersti Sundland

Norway

Catherine Illsley

Germany

Dorn Talmi

Israel

Jorgen Johanson

Norway

Oscar Tarneberg

UK

Maja Kaminska

Poland

Richard Taylor

UK

Christopher Kennedy

UK

Pia Vachha

Netherlands

Thomas Kokta

Germany

Fengkui Wang

China

Slawek Kozdras

Poland

Jianjun Wang

China

Wenpeng Lu

China

Matthew Williams-Ellis

UK

Oleg Mastruko

Croatia

James Woodend

UK

Barry Mayes

UK

Xiejun Xia

China

Giulio Mazzarini

Italy

Weihua Xu

China

Matthew McCormack

UK

Hongbing Ye

China

Christopher McLeod

UK

Du Yi

China

Neville Morgan

UK

Binxing Zhu

China

Eye to Eye

New Talent Portfolio

Sebastien Beun

Belgium

Yan Li

China

Duane Bridger

Australia

Massimo Lanteri

Italy

Stephanie Buret

Switzerland

Sue O'Connell

UK

Alison Cahill

UK

Matthieu Rivart

France

Junje Chen

China

Jianlong Xu

China

Xiaolan Dong

China

Jingsong Yan

China

Chris Eley

UK

Hongbing Ye

China

David Fletcher

UK

Weihong Ye

China

Frederic Fouchet

France

Robing Yong

Malaysia

Raimondo Norberto Giamberduca

Italy

Nicola Young

UK

Yana Hu

China

Zhuo Zhang

China

Travel Shorts

HD Video Award

Rufus Blackwell

UK

Anthony Lau

Hong Kong

Judith Conning

Australia

Terry Steeley

UK

Thomas Kokta

Germany

 

iTravelled, iCaptured

Smart Shot Award

Timothy Allen

UK

Thomas Kokta

Germany

Britta Baumann

Germany

Slawek Kozdras

Poland

Mark Challinor

UK

Ryan Li

UK

Suwandi Chandra

Indonesia

Barry Mayes

UK

Jo Cope

UK

Kai Yuan Mui

Singapore

Lewis Day

UK

Ekaterina Pavlova

Russia

Pier Luigi Dodi

Italy

Marina Spironetti

Italy

Frederic Fouchet

France

Ralph Velasco

USA

Jing Guo

China

Nicola Young

UK

Simon Hathaway

UK

Tianming Zhang

China

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