Travel shortlist: Photographer of the Year 2011

Mount Bromo's Kid by perakman69

Inspirational travel photography from around the world feature in the shortlist of the best from the Digital Camera Photographer of the Year 2011 competition

Portraits shortlist: Photographer of the Year 2011

Tas-yashu by JimEdmondson

Outstanding and inspiring portrait photography from the best of the Portraits shortlist of the Digital Camera Photographer of the Year 2011 competition

Garden and Plants shortlist: Photographer of the Year 2011

Lavender Dawn by GrahamMcPherson

Creative garden and plant photography showcased in the best photos shortlisted in the Digital Camera Photographer of the Year 2011 competition

Fashion shortlist: Photographer of the Year 2011

Umbrellla by jklingelfuss

Fashion styles and contemporary photography collide in the best photos in the Fashion shortlist for the Digital Camera Photographer of the Year 2011 competition

Family and Friendship shortlist: Photographer of the Year 2011

Love by federica29

Photographing friends and family can make for a photographic challenge. See the best family photos from the Digital Camera Photographer of the Year 2011 shortlist.

Documentary shortlist: Photographer of the Year 2011

Family on the Train by jlee

The best documentary photography from the Digital Camera Photographer of the Year 2011 shortlist

Creative Licence shortlist: Photographer of the Year 2011

Open Palm by McMahon

Creative photography and expert use of Photoshop and camera trickery produced some excellent shots in the Creative Licence shortlist for the Digital Camera Photographer of the Year 2011

Action and Movement shortlist: Photographer of the Year 2011

Cliff Diving by jacquesperler.ch

See the dynamic and exciting photographs that made the Action and Movement shortlist for the Digital Camera Photographer of the Year 2011

Landscapes shortlist: Photographer of the Year 2011

Silky Saltwick by iansnwdon

Check out the amazing and inspiring, urban, wild and coastal shots that made the Landscapes shortlist for the Digital Camera Photographer of the Year 2011 awards