2016 Winners

Travel Photographer of the Year

Winner: Joel Santos, Portugal

Young Travel Photographer of the Year

Winner: Darpan Basak (age 14)

Young Travel Photographer of the Year (ages 15 to 18)

Winner: Courtney Moore, USA (age 18)

Runner-up: Zijie Gong, China (age 16)

Young Travel Photographer of the Year (ages 14 and under)

Winner: Ankit Kumar, India (age 13)

Runner-up: Hugo Berman, France (age 12)

2016 Winners – Portfolios

Mankind

Winner: Ruiyuan Chen, China

Runner-up: Panos Laskarakis, Greece

Highly commended: Timothy Allen, UK

Highly commended: Stéphanie Buret, Switzerland

Commended: Hugo Bes, Netherlands

Best Single Image in a Mankind portfolio. Winner: Jeremy Woodhouse, UK

Coltesti, Romania

Special Mention

Land, Sea, Sky

Winner: Craig Easton, UK

Runner-up: Stephan Fürnrohr, Germany

Highly commended: Sandra Bartocha, Germany

Best Single Image in a Land, Sea, Sky portfolio. Winners: Sandra Bartocha, Germany (l) and Stephan Fürnrohr, Germany (r)

Special Mention

Journeys & Adventures

Winner: Beniamino Pisati, Italy

Runner-up: Timothy Allen, UK

Highly commended: Johnny Haglund, Norway

Commended: Sonnge Cui, China

Best Single Image in a Journeys & Adventures portfolio. Winner: Lluís Salvadó, Spain

San Bartolomé de Pinares, Spain

Special Mention

2016 Winners – Single Images

Shaped by Light

Winner (Biran Zhao, China), Runner-up, Highly Commended, Commended and Special Mentions

Cities: Architecture

Winner (Michele Palazzo, Italy), Runner-up, Highly Commended, Commended and Special Mentions

Wildlife and Nature

Winner (Luke Massey, UK), Runners-up, Highly Commended, Commended and Special Mentions

Smart Shot – iTravelled

Winner (Marina Spironetti, Italy), Runner-up, Highly Commended and Commended

2016 Winners – New Talent

Winner, New Talent

Alison Cahill, UK

Runner-up, New Talent

Dong Xiaolian, China

Highly commended, New Talent

Raimondo Norberto Giamerduca, Italy

Commended, New Talent

Ye Hongbing, China

TPOTY sponsors & partners

It would not be possible to run Travel Photographer of the Year without the support of our sponsors and partners, and we are hugely grateful for their involvement each year.

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