First Place. Photo by Marc Blocker. Peter Kretovski does a late-night ramble on Tour de France Sit (V10), Black Mountain, California
Second place photo by Thuy Nguyen. Brian Biancardi gets his Super Hands (5.8), Lower Yosemite Falls, Yosemite Valley.
Third place photo by Esteban Barrera. Chevy Crespo on Chevystar (V6) at 12,800 feet on Cotopaxi, Ecuador. The area has about a dozen problems, V0 to V7, on four boulders.
Fourth place photo by Francois-Xavier De Ruydts. Inside the volcano of Mount Rainier.
Fifth place photo by Santiago Gray. Luciana Monguilner near the Pacific Ocean in northern Chile.
Honorable mention photo by Mark Mccartan. Ilana Marcus goes for a spin on that dammed thing Diga di Luzzone (5.10b), a five-pitch “route” on a dam at Blenio, Switzerland.
Honorable mention photo by Dylan Wyer. Nom Chingbaohom and Cornflake (5.11b), The Sleeping Roof, Vang Vieng, Laos.
Honorable mention photo by Brett Lantz. Daniel Martian links Maxi Pista to Lion’s Head Express (5.14b), Lion’s Head, Ontario, Canada.
Honorable mention photo by Seth Langbauer. Torres del Paine National Park, Patagonia, Chile.
Honorable mention photo by Mile Wilkinson. Adam Dailey on HMR (WI 5), Lake Superior, Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, Michigan. The arch is Grand Portal Point. Belayer: Jon Jugenheimer
Honorable mention photo by Jonas Paulsson. Martin Solberg and King Fisher (V5) at Trolldalstjonna, Lofoten, Norway. Spotting by Morgan Salén
Honorable mention photo by Chester Boyes. Mike Brown and the Essential Peabody (V0), Grandma Peabody, Buttermilks, California.