The Epson panoramic photography awards 2017 – in pictures

The work of the best panoramic photographers from around the world was submitted to the eighth annual competition. Here is a selection of the best, including the winning entry of a river in China

The art of travel: winning shots from the Siena International Photography Awards

Only in its second year, the Siena Art Photo Travel Festival is already regarded as a prestigious event. Starting today when the winners of the SIPAContest were announced, it includes a month-long exhibition in venues across the city, workshops and tours

Monthly photographic competition from The Guardian

In the summer thoughts turn to the beach and the seaside, so here’s a selection of Guardian reader’s seaside photos for the July competition.

National Geographic Photo Contest – 2014 winners

From a dramatic storm cloud in the US to the ‘end of the world’ in Ecuador, we take a look at the winners of the 2014 National Geographic Traveler Photo contest, chosen from more than 18,000 entries from photographers around the world

World Photography Awards 2014

From muddy smiles to mini ponies and a rodeo in France, here are the winners of the youth and open categories in the 2014 Sony World Photography Awards

World Photography Awards, 2014

The World Photography Organisation has announced the shortlists for the professional, open and youth categories of the 2014 Sony world photography awards. All shortlisted images will go on show at Somerset House in London, UK between 1-18 May. Here is a selection: