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Let These Amazing Award Winning Panoramic Photos Envelop You

It's like a big and beautiful hug for your eyes.

A six shot panorama image of the Himalayas won this year's EPSON International Pano Awards

The stunning photo, titled "The Ice Prison," was taken by Max Rive of the Netherlands. 

Now in its sixth year, the competition celebrates beautiful achievements in panoramic photography. More than a thousand professional and amateur photographers from 60 countries sent in 4345 entries combined. 

"The Ice Prison," Himalayas
"The Ice Prison," Himalayas

Mateusz Piesiak of Poland won the amateur competition with his long exposure panorama of egrets in a pond titled "Phantoms of the Morning." 

"Phantoms of the Morning," Barycz Valley, Poland
"Phantoms of the Morning," Barycz Valley, Poland

See more of the amazing winners from The EPSON International Pano Awards below:

"Lighting The Way," Punta Nariga, Spain
"Lighting The Way," Punta Nariga, Spain
"Welcome Milky Way"
"Welcome Milky Way"
"Smiling Assassin," Jardines de la Reina, Cuba
"Smiling Assassin," Jardines de la Reina, Cuba
Eruption of the volcano Kluchevskaya Sopka, Jan. 2015
Eruption of the volcano Kluchevskaya Sopka, Jan. 2015
"Tower," Broadway Tower, Worcestershire, United Kingdom
"Tower," Broadway Tower, Worcestershire, United Kingdom
"The Endless Search"
"The Endless Search"
"Braving the Blizzard"
"Braving the Blizzard"
"Foggy Sunrise at Wallaces Hut"
"Foggy Sunrise at Wallaces Hut"
"Weeping Walls"
"Weeping Walls"
"Curvature"
"Curvature"
"Vibrant Sunset"
"Vibrant Sunset"
"Heart of Dubai"
"Heart of Dubai"
"New York City"
"New York City"
"Pehoe Fire"
"Pehoe Fire"
"Toffee"
"Toffee"
"Sydney Harbour with QE2"
"Sydney Harbour with QE2"
"Wildebeest Migration," Masai Mara
"Wildebeest Migration," Masai Mara
"Helvete"
"Helvete"

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