10 Breathtaking Photos From This Year’s National Geographic Travel Photographer Contest

How can you choose just one?

National Geographic always has the most thought-provoking photographs and this year’s Travel Photographer of the Year Contest proves that to be true.

The winner of this year’s contest will receive a seven day trip with a friend for a polar bear safari at the Churchill Wild-Seal River Heritage Lodge. The deadline is May 27th so there’s still time to submit your most extravagant travel pictures.

Check out ten of the many photographs that were submitted below and see more here.

Beast – South Dakota, U.S.
James Smart
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Wherever You Go, I Will Follow You – Japan
Hiroki Inoue
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Childhood – China
Wing Ka H
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Mystic Shed – Finland
Pierre Destribats
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Family Ties – Japan
Takeshi Marumoto
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Havanna – Cuba
Toni Wallachy
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Golden Sunrise – Tuscany, Italy
Giovanni Modesti
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Namibian Desert- Namibia
Doris Landertinger
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Blizzard In The Mountains – Switzerland
Julia Wimmerlin
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Misty At The Cemoro Lawang – Indonesia
Achmad Sumawijaya
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All photos courtesy of National Geographic where you can view other submissions.