Congratulations to surf photographer Peter “Joli” Wilson who has won Nikon‘s 2013 Photo of the Year award!
The Nikon Surf Photo of the Year is a prestigious award recognizing the best single surfing-themed image taken by an Australian photographer. The photo can be taken anywhere around the world and can be drawn from action, water, lifestyle, lineup or portrait photography.
Previous winners have included Jon Frank, Stuart Gibson and Jeremy Wilmotte, whose images are published and recognized around the world.
Below is Joli’s amazing winning photo from Cloudbreak, Tavanua, Fiji.
Here’s last year winning photo by Ray Collins:
And here are 2 of the other finalists’ beautiful photos, this one by Deb Morris:
and this gorgeous photo by Andrew Chisholm