Travel Photography Competition – week 115

Hodan Pictures - Lake District, UK

Hello everyone and welcome once again to the 115th edition of our popular weekly Travel Photography Competition! This week we are looking at the photos posted on our Facebook page between 5th and 11th November.

The first winning photo is a serene autumn shot taken in the Lake District, UK. “The Lakes”, as the district is commonly known, is a stunning mountainous region in North-West England and a popular holiday destination. It’s well-known not only thanks to its lakes, mountains and woods, but also for being beautifully described by the 19th century Lake Poets.

Hodan Pictures - Lake District, UK

This lovely shot was taken by our frequent English contributor, George Hodan from Harrogate. If you like his work visit his Facebook page Hodan Pictures and his website


In second position this week, we’ve got a wonderfully moody picture taken in the LOFAR Area in Buinen, Netherlands. LOFAR is a radio astronomy observatory, which is using the largest radio telescope on Earth and is also a superb ground for exercising photography skills, as you can see.

Werner En Hellen Heidekamp - Lofar Area in Buinen, Netherlands

This great sunset picture was sent in by Werner En Hellen Heidekamp‎ from the Netherlands. If you like rural or nature photography, you should definitely visit Hellen’s Flickr photostream.


In third position this week we have two fantastic photos! The first of them shows Victorian houses in Alamo Square, San Francisco, USA. Alamo Square is a residential neighbourhood whose stunning buildings, mostly untouched by urban renewal projects, have been immortalised by the popular American sitcom of the early 90’s, Full House.

Ugo Cei - Victorian houses in Alamo Square, San Francisco, USA

This lovely image was sent by Ugo Cei from Pavia, Italy who is a traveller, IT specialist and landscape and fine art photographer. For more samples of his talent, visit his Facebook page Ugo Cei Photography and his website.


And the last photo in this week’s competition, which scored the same amount of votes as the one above, is another lovely autumn shot. It was taken from Mount Bohemia in Upper Peninsula, Michigan, USA. The mountain is a popular skiing destination located near Lac La Belle. Mount Bohemia operates two chairlifts and offers a stunning view, as you can see in the picture.

Sanna Tolmunen - Mount Bohemia, Upper Peninsula, Michigan, USA

This beautiful picture was taken by Sanna Tolmunen‎, a reporter from Finland but based in Michigan. Check out her wonderful travel blog and her Facebook page Adventures of a Finn.


Thanks to everyone who participated in this week’s edition of the competition, either by sending or by voting for the pictures! We wish you a nice end of the weekend!


What is Travel Photography Competition?

Each week we publish the three pictures which got the most “likes” on our Facebook page giving the photographers the credit they deserve.
Visit our Travel Photography page to see all the previous winning photos and find out how you can participate.
If your pictures are among this week’s selection, feel free to use one of our HTML snippets on your website and tell your friends about it.
Keep sending your photos and travel safe!

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