Monday, August 3, 2015

Winners of the National Geographic Photo Contest 2015 - in pictures

A humpback whale and her newborn calf scooped the first prize in National Geographic’s annual photography competition. More than 17,000 entries were submitted, whittled down to three winners and seven recognised on merit

A humpback whale and her newborn calf cruise around Roca Partida island, in Revillagigedo, Mexico
 diving with a humpback whale and her newborn calf, in Revillagigedo, Mexico.
Photograph: Anuar Patjane

White frost over Pestera village in Romania
White frost over Pestera village in Romania - Photograph: Eduard Gutescu

Deadvlei in Namibia
A night at Deadvlei, in Namibia. Photograph: Beth McCarley

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