National Geographic is a leader in capturing planet Earth’s brilliant imagery. It sets the standard for excellence in photography. More than 22,000 entries were submitted from over 150 countries, with professional photographers and amateur photo enthusiasts across the globe participating. Photographs were submitted in three categories: people, places and nature.
These photos have it all: breathtaking scenery, human drama, animal kingdom in action, visual treats created by spectacular formations. So, do not miss these! Here before you are winning photographs, selected as the best National Geographic photos of the year.