The winning images from the first-ever Natural Landscape Photography Awards were recently announced. The competition was started to "promote the very best landscape photography by digital and film photographers who value realism and authenticity in their work," with rules set up to prevent deceptive editing techniques. More than 1,300 photographers entered from 47 countries. The organizers were kind enough to share the following winners and runners-up from this year's contest.
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