The 2005 overall winning image by Lorne Resnick.
Entries for the 2012 Travel Photographer of the Year competition must be in by 17 September.
Open to amateur and professional photographers from all countries, Travel Photographer of the Year now attracts entries from over 90 countries. There are categories for all levels and ages of photographers, with special awards for beginners and young photographers.
Prizes for TPOTY 2012 are headed by the inaugural Cutty Sark Award for the Overall Winner; £2,500 in cash plus an expenses-paid international photography commission with £2,500 commission fee - and the chance to work with Cutty Sark Blended Scotch Whisky's master blender, to blend and bottle their own unique whisky.
Visit the Travel Photographer of the Year
website to find out more about categories and to enter.