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Here is some of the best photographs in the world from the 2017 Sony Awards

Over 220,000 entries and only a few were chosen for 2017 Sony World Photography Awards, which means that those who achieved top honours are very talented indeed.

Here are some of the pictures that triumphed in the open competition, which received entries from both amateur and professional photographers.

The winners are from various categories, such as nature and wildlife.

Scroll down for an amazing selection of open winners and runners-up from the Sony awards. The professional winners are announced on April 20.

An elderly Chinese fisherman in his traditional clothes casts his net from a bamboo boat, with two cormorants ready to catch the fish. National Awards, 1st place, Saudi Arabia.
Jelena Jankovic caught two people taking a selfie at a Massive Attack concert in Croatia
Homare Hamada catches a satellite being launched by rocket
Untouched woodland in the Balkan mountains, photographed in the autumn of 2016
This atmospheric picture earned Emmad Mohammed Ahmed Elhag a second-place rosette in the Qatar National Awards
A woman watching a sunrise at Mu Cang Chai Rice Terrace in northwest Vietnam
Called Mystic Island, this picture was taken on a cold winter’s day after a snow fall





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