Top 10 2014 National-Geographic Nature Shots

These are the top 10 nature shots in the 2014 National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest. All of these photos are damn awesome and wonderful.

1) End of the World (Location: Banos, Ecuador)

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Photo and caption by Sean Hacker Teper 

2) Tree-like Rivers in Baja California Desert (Location: Baja Caifornia, México)

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Photo and caption by Adriana Franco

3) The Unconscious (Location: Moremi, Okavango Delta, Botswana)

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Photo and caption by Chris Schmid

4) Northern Curtain (Location: Tromsø, Norway)

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Photo and caption by Gabor HGabor

5) The World’s Largest Highly Acidic Lake (Location: Kawah Ijen, Mount Merapi, East Java, Indonesia)

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Photo and caption by Khandakar Usayed

6) Just Hanging Out (Location: Flå, Hallingdal, Norway)

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Photo and caption by Jorgen Tharaldsen

7) Otter Doing Loops (Location: Dartmoor Otter Sanctuary)

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Photo and caption by Claire O’Keeffe

8) Allure (Location: Columbia River Gorge, Oregon)

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Photo and caption by Peter Lik

9) Your Curve (Location: Point Danger, Tweed Heads)

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Photo and caption by Brodie McCabe

10) Stylish Llama (Location: Laguna Colorado, Bolivia)

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Photo and caption by Esther Buttery