The Spirit of the Mountains presents the best photographs submitted to the International Mountain Summit (IMS) photography contest from 2011 to 2016. More than 160 stunning images display mountains around the world in their many manifestations from the violent spectacle of a volcanic eruption to a flower-painted valley.
The photographs are organized into four chapters:
- Europe (Italy, Germany, France, Scotland, Norway, Canary Islands, Iceland, Austria and more)
- Asia (Armenia, Iran, Caucasus, Russia, United Arab Emirates, Nepal-India, Philippines, Indonesia and more)
- Africa/Oceania/Antarctic (includes Ethiopia and New Zealand and more)
- Americas (Greenland, Canada, United States, Guyana, Peru, Bolivia, Argentina, Venezuela, Chile and more)