National Geographic Best Photos of 2016

National Geographic Best Photos of 2016.

National Geographic Best Photos of 2016 and BEST ADVENTURE PHOTOS OF 2016 plus BEAUTIFUL TRAVEL PHOTOS OF 2016.

Picture of a man crossing a highline in Yosemite National Park

HIGHLINING IN YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, CALIFORNIA

“Just watching him walk across the line makes my head spin,” says photographer Fred Pompermayer about this image of his friend, Gustavo Fontes, highlining across Taft Point in Yosemite National Park. Pompermayer joined Fontes and friends on a weeklong trip in Yosemite. “We chose this spot because we knew the sunset would be fantastic,” says Pompermayer. PHOTOGRAPH BY FRED POMPERMAYER

National Geographic Best Photos of 2016

This photo was originally published in “What Happens to the U.S. Midwest When the Water’s Gone?,” in August 2016. PHOTOGRAPH BY RANDY OLSON

National Geographic Best Photos of 2016

This photo was originally published in “He Went Face-to-Face With Tiger Sharks,” in June 2016. PHOTOGRAPH BY BRIAN SKERRY

National Geographic Best Photos of 2016

This photo was originally published in “One of the World’s Biggest Fisheries Is on the Verge of Collapse,” in August 2016. PHOTOGRAPH BY ADAM DEAN

National Geographic Best Photos of 2016

This photo was originally published in “Inside the Private Lives of Orangutans,” in December 2016. PHOTOGRAPH BY TIM LAMAN

National Geographic Best Photos of 2016

CALIFORNIA

Visitors walk below giant sequoia trees along the appropriately named Giant Tree Trail in Sequoia National Park.  See more photos of Sequoia National Park here . PHOTOGRAPH BY JONATHAN IRISH

National Geographic Best Photos of 2016

This photo originally published in “Cuba’s Underwater Jewels Are in Tourism’s Path,” in November 2016.

PHOTOGRAPH BY DAVID DOUBILET AND JENNIFER S. HAYES, NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC

National Geographic Best Photos of 2016

This photo was originally published in “Photographer Charlie Hamilton James on Yellowstone,” in May 2016.

PHOTOGRAPH BY CHARLIE HAMILTON JAMES, NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC

National Geographic Best Photos of 2016

PHOTO OF THE DAY: BEST OF 2016. PHOTOGRAPH BY DARIUSZ KUCHARSKI AND KORNELIA KUCHARSKA, NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC YOUR SHOT

National Geographic Best Photos of 2016

MORNING HARVESTA woman harvests water lilies in the fertile Mekong Delta in Vietnam. “This is a one-kilometer [0.6-mile pond],” Nhan Le, who submitted the photo, writes. “Every morning the owner collects those flowers and sells to a reseller for 10,000 Vietnamese dong [45 U.S. cents] a pack.”PHOTOGRAPH BY NHAN LE, NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC YOUR SHOT.

National Geographic Best Photos of 2016.

Via:   http://www.nationalgeographic.com/photography/best-of-2016/

 

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