Travel Photographer of the Year 2016 winners revealed

New York in the snow, racing reindeer and fiery lava...

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Travel Photographer of the Year
Travel Photographer of the Year 2016 winners

The stunning winners of the 2016 Travel Photographer of the Year awards have been revealed.

Racing reindeer, fiery lava flows and a magical snow-swirled New York street scene are among the striking snaps.

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Entrants from 20 countries have taken home awards and the winning images will go on show at exhibitions for the UK City of Culture celebrations in Hull during the coming months.

Joel Santos is the first-ever Portuguese overall winner in the award's 14-year history, beating photographers from 123 countries to take the title of Travel Photographer of the Year 2016.

His winning entry features traditional fishing in Ghana and an aerial portfolio captured using a drone, giving a bird's eye view of Ethiopia's Danakil Depression, one of the hottest places in the world.

The Young Travel Photographer of the Year 2016 is 14-year-old Darpan Basak from India, 18-year old Courtney Moore won the 15-18 category and Ankit Kumar scooped the award for those aged 14 and under.

The competition is judged by an international panel of experts with winners taking home thousands of pounds in cash and prizes.

Credits: www.tpoty.com/Kyle Adler

www.tpoty.com/Kyle Adler

Credits: www.tpoty.com/Courtney Moore

www.tpoty.com/Courtney Moore

Credits: www.tpoty.com/Panos Laskarakis

www.tpoty.com/Panos Laskarakis

Credits: www.tpoty.com/Rudi Sebastian

www.tpoty.com/Rudi Sebastian

Credits: www.tpoty.com/Ankit Kumar

www.tpoty.com/Ankit Kumar

Credits: www.tpoty.com/Ruiyuan Chen

www.tpoty.com/Ruiyuan Chen

Credits: www.tpoty.com/Marina Spironetti

www.tpoty.com/Marina Spironetti

Credits: www.tpoty.com/Raimondo Norberto Giamberduca

www.tpoty.com/Raimondo Norberto Giamberduca

Credits: www.tpoty.com/Biran Zhao

www.tpoty.com/Biran Zhao

Credits: www.tpoty.com/Luke Massey

www.tpoty.com/Luke Massey

Credits: www.tpoty.com/Darpan Basak

www.tpoty.com/Darpan Basak

Credits: www.tpoty.com/Joel Santos

www.tpoty.com/Joel Santos

Credits: www.tpoty.com/Lluís Salvadó

www.tpoty.com/Lluís Salvadó

Credits: www.tpoty.com/Michele Palazzo

www.tpoty.com/Michele Palazzo

Credits: www.tpoty.com/Joel Santos

www.tpoty.com/Joel Santos

Credits: www.tpoty.com/Alison Cahill

www.tpoty.com/Alison Cahill

Credits: www.tpoty.com/Jeremy Woodhouse

www.tpoty.com/Jeremy Woodhouse

Credits: www.tpoty.com/Timothy Allen

www.tpoty.com/Timothy Allen

Credits: www.tpoty.com/Dominic Byrne

www.tpoty.com/Dominic Byrne

Credits: www.tpoty.com/Zijie Gong

www.tpoty.com/Zijie Gong

Credits: www.tpoty.com/Beniamino Pisati

www.tpoty.com/Beniamino Pisati

Credits: www.tpoty.com/Magdaléna Straková

www.tpoty.com/Magdaléna Straková

Credits: www.tpoty.com/Craig Easton

www.tpoty.com/Craig Easton

British Wildlife Photography Awards 2016

British Wildlife Photography Awards 2016