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TPOTY 2020 CATEGORIES

TPOTY 2020 CATEGORIES

In a break with tradition, we are announcing the categories ahead of opening the Travel Photographer of the Year awards this…

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OUR GLORIOUS PLANET, CAPTURED IN AWARD-WINNING IMAGES

OUR GLORIOUS PLANET, CAPTURED IN AWARD-WINNING IMAGES

Katy Gomez Catalina, an amateur photographer and doctor of veterinary science from Spain, has become the first-ever Spanish overall winner of…

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Through my eyes: the journey of a wildlife veterinarian

Through my eyes: the journey of a wildlife veterinarian

Michael Kock, a South African wildlife veterinarian who also happens to be a talented photographer, has produced a beautiful and fascinating…

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IN FOCUS: ART OF TRAVEL

IN FOCUS: ART OF TRAVEL

Welcome to the latest in a series of posts focusing on individual categories in this year’s Travel Photographer of the Year…

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JOIN US IN NAMIBIA

JOIN US IN NAMIBIA

This is going to be a fantastic trip… Join TPOTY founder Chris Coe on this thrilling 11-day Namibian safari adventure with…

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IN FOCUS: SMART SHOT iTRAVELLED

IN FOCUS: SMART SHOT iTRAVELLED

Welcome to the latest in a series of posts focusing on individual categories in this year’s Travel Photographer of the Year…

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IN FOCUS: DUSK TO DAWN

IN FOCUS: DUSK TO DAWN

Welcome to the latest in a series of posts focusing on individual categories in this year’s Travel Photographer of the Year…

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In focus: Thrills & Adventures

In focus: Thrills & Adventures

Welcome to the latest in a series of posts focusing on individual categories in this year’s Travel Photographer of the Year…

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Face to face with: Timothy Allen

Face to face with: Timothy Allen

The 2013 Travel Photographer of the Year is world-renowned for his stunning photography and films and his exceptional ability to tell…

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In Focus: Street Life single image category

In Focus: Street Life single image category

Welcome to the latest in a series of posts focusing on individual categories in this year’s Travel Photographer of the Year…

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In Focus: Oceans, Seas, Rivers, Lakes single-image category

In Focus: Oceans, Seas, Rivers, Lakes single-image category

Welcome to the latest in a series of posts focusing on individual categories in this year’s Travel Photographer of the Year…

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An interview with… Simon Rowland, MD of WILDFOOT Travel

An interview with… Simon Rowland, MD of WILDFOOT Travel

This year we have been delighted to have WILDFOOT Travel join our sponsor line-up, supporting the Oceans, Seas, Rivers, Lakes ‘One-shot’…

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In Focus: People and Cultures Portfolio

In Focus: People and Cultures Portfolio

Welcome to the second in a series of posts focusing on individual categories in this year’s Travel Photographer of the Year…

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In Focus: Endangered Planet portfolio category 

In Focus: Endangered Planet portfolio category 

Welcome to the first in a series of posts focusing on individual categories in this year’s Travel Photographer of the Year…

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Geisha Dreams…

Geisha Dreams…

Travel Photographer of the Year judge, the photographer, TV cameraman and author Jeremy Hoare, has recently released a new limited edition…

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PHOTO LONDON

PHOTO LONDON

TPOTY co-founder Chris Coe had a fantastic day at the Photo London preview yesterday, May 15 and, as a photographer, found…

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PHOTOGRAPHY BEYOND BORDERS – TPOTY 2019 OPENS FOR ENTRIES

PHOTOGRAPHY BEYOND BORDERS – TPOTY 2019 OPENS FOR ENTRIES

Entries are open for the 2019 global Travel Photographer of the Year awards (TPOTY). Founded in 2003, the competition attracts submissions…

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THE ‘ANTIDOTE TO BREXIT’ – TPOTY BRINGS THE WORLD TO LONDON, MARCH 28-APRIL 30

THE ‘ANTIDOTE TO BREXIT’ – TPOTY BRINGS THE WORLD TO LONDON, MARCH 28-APRIL 30

With all the uncertainty around March 29 looming as ‘Brexit Day’, visitors to London Bridge City –  across the Thames from…

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NEW YEAR, NEW JUDGES

NEW YEAR, NEW JUDGES

We are thrilled to announce that three fantastic photographers have agreed to become a part of the TPOTY judging panel. Two-time…

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SWAROVSKI OPTIK JOINS TPOTY SPONSOR LINE-UP

SWAROVSKI OPTIK JOINS TPOTY SPONSOR LINE-UP

We are delighted to welcome Swarovski Optik, the market leader in wildlife observation worldwide, to the TPOTY sponsor ‘family’.  The winner of the…

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And the winners are…

And the winners are…

The winners of the 2018 international Travel Photographer of the Year awards (TPOTY) have been revealed, and they’re a glorious celebration of…

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Big Cat Tales

Big Cat Tales

Travel Photographer of the Year judges Jonathan and Angela Scott are returning to Animal Planet together with Jackson ole Looseyia in all-new natural…

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That little lion…

That little lion…

One of the most popular TPOTY images in the first 15 years of the awards is this shot of two lionesses…

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Remembering Great Apes

Remembering Great Apes

An interview with wildlife photographer Margot Raggett,  the producer of the highly acclaimed Remembering Wildlife book series, a collaboration between many of…

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