Top travel photos from around the world

From untamed landscapes and stunning natural phenomena to human stories and wildlife in close-up. Each year, the Travel Photographer of the Year competition draws thousands of entries from across the planet.

Have a sneak preview of some of the latest winners with judges, Debbie Ireland and Chris Coe.

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Images from TPOTY 2012 are at the Royal Geographical Society in Kensington, London, from 12 July to 18 August 2013.

All images subject to copyright. For image information click bottom right.

Music by KPM Music. Slideshow production by Paul Kerley. Publication date 9 July 2013.


Travel Photographer of the Year

Royal Geographical Society (with IBG)

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