If some of these don’t make you appreciate great photography, you apparently can’t appreciate good photography

Stunning. Absolutely stunning.

See more at this link for National Geographic’s 2014 photo contest.

The only dead-tree glossy magazine to which I still subscribe — I’ve switched to digital subscriptions for most magazines and newspapers I read — is National Geographic because it’s still so beautiful to look at and entertaining to read while still having been written at a level for thinking adults.

An entry  from the best pictures from National Geographic's Photo Contest 2014.

An entry from the best pictures from National Geographic’s Photo Contest 2014.