The champions of the competition 2015 Landscape Photographer of the Year have been announced after months of accepting spectacular landscape photos from skillful photographers in every part of the world. Judges have chosen 101 excellent shots from the total of 2,604 entries submitted by tyros and professionals. Individual photos as well as photographers were awarded separately and the awards included International Landscape Photograph of the Year, International Landscape Photographers of the Year, and five other special accolades.
Luke Austin, an Australian, was pronounced the International Landscape Photographer this year. His four breath-taking photos that give emphasis to nature’s terrific beauty wowed the judges. Because of his marvelous photography, he received a trophy, the International Landscape Photographer of the Year printed by Momento, and a cash prize of $5,000.
For sure, this year’s featured photos for the 2015 Landscape Photographer of the Year are proof of the earth’s magnificent treasures. Take a look at the wonders of nature captured fortuitously by these photographers below:
First Prize International Landscape Photographer of the Year: Luke Austin
First Prize International Landscape Photograph of the Year: Luke Tscharke
Second Prize International Landscape Photographer of the Year: Ricardo Da Cunha
Third Prize International Landscape Photographer of the Year: Warren Keelan
Abstract Award: Thierry Bornier
Aerial Award: Will Dielenberg
Long Exposure Award: Grant Galbraith
Mist And Fog Award: Gunar Streu
Snow & Ice Award: Jon Martin