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Desktop Wallpaper: 80+ Most Breathtaking Places on Earth

There are many sources of inspiration that designers look to when trying to get their creative juices flowing. I think there is none better than the breathtaking landscapes that nature has to offer. In this post you will see some of the most beautiful places on earth. You will see everything from the mountains of Alberta, Canada to the beautiful beaches of Koh Phi Phi Island in Thailand. I hope that these images will help to inspire you. Enjoy!

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A Pretty Good Wall By Se7en

A Pretty Good Wall By Se7en

Fjord of Art By Frasse

Fjord of Art By Frasse

Mount Cook, New Zealand By SkyHigh

Mount Cook, New Zealand By SkyHigh

Crete Cliffs By koolzoli

Crete Cliffs By koolzoli

Rock Face By Perelandra

Rock Face By Perelandra

Nevada Falls By AB

Nevada Falls By AB

Mossbrae Falls By Lyle Krannichfeld

Mossbrae Falls By Lyle Krannichfeld

Big Sur Lighthouse By Ben Grogan

Big Sur Lighthouse By Ben Grogan

Tower Mountain By wildpianist

Tower Mountain By wildpianist

Breaking Through By Amarant

Breaking Through By Amarant

Lake of Dreams By Amecke

Lake of Dreams By Amecke

Exit Yosemite By Stross Arts

Exit Yosemite By Stross Arts

Monument Valley By Stross Arts

Monument Valley By Stross Arts

Zion By Stross Arts

Zion By Stross Arts

Rocks By Amecke

Rocks By Amecke

Glaciar Vale on the way to Manteigas, Portugal By Joel Antunes

Glaciar Vale on the way to Manteigas, Portugal By Joel Antunes

Leeds Castle Grounds By Joel Antunes

Leeds Castle Grounds By Joel Antunes

Sunset in Edinburgh By Andrzej Ustarbowski

Sunset in Edinburgh By Andrzej Ustarbowski

Banff National Park: Canadian Pacific Railway By mole2k

Banff National Park: Canadian Pacific Railway By mole2k

Anse Source d'Agent By Amecke

Anse Source d'Agent By Amecke

Ataqa Mountain By Mohamed Al-Tantawi

Ataqa Mountain By Mohamed Al-Tantawi

Sunset Beach By Chris Gin

Sunset Beach By Chris Gin

3 shot HDR on the coast of california near ragged point By Stross Arts

3 shot HDR on the coast of california near ragged point By Stross Arts

Durdle Door, Lulworth, Dorset By Joel Antunes

Durdle Door, Lulworth, Dorset By Joel Antunes

Mupe Bay Dreams By Joel Antunes

Mupe Bay Dreams By Joel Antunes

Glaciar Vale House By Joel Antunes

Glaciar Vale House By Joel Antunes

Tide Power By Joel Antunes

Tide Power By Joel Antunes

A Day at the Lake By Boss_302

A Day at the Lake By Boss_302

Lake Louise By mole2k

Lake Louise By mole2k

Stream+Sun By BraveRoy

Stream+Sun By BraveRoy

Beautiful Morning By Chris Gin

Beautiful Morning By Chris Gin

Between the Mountains By Giovanni Di Gregorio

Between the Mountains By Giovanni Di Gregorio

Great Falls, Virginia located just outside Washington D.C By SinaiB

Great Falls, Virginia located just outside Washington D.C By SinaiB

A beautiful lookout on Waiheke Island, Auckland By Chris Gin

A beautiful lookout on Waiheke Island, Auckland By Chris Gin

Emerald Lake B.C, September, 2008. Canon 350D wide-angle 10-22m By DAvE23

Emerald Lake B.C, September, 2008. Canon 350D wide-angle 10-22m By DAvE23

Beautiful Cantaro Magro By Joel Antunes

Beautiful Cantaro Magro By Joel Antunes

Sunrise - Death Valley California's Badwater salt pan By Stross Arts

Sunrise - Death Valley California's Badwater salt pan By Stross Arts

Country WaterFall, Coudray-Salbert, France By Joel Antunes

Country WaterFall, Coudray-Salbert, France By Joel Antunes

Gellatly Bay right after the sunset. By NaOH

Gellatly Bay right after the sunset. By NaOH

Hunua Falls By Chris Gin

Hunua Falls By Chris Gin

A View of Paradise By eosman

A View of Paradise By eosman

Twilight at Big Sur By MattGranz

Twilight at Big Sur By MattGranz

Wanli-Taiwan Sunrise By BraveRoy

Wanli-Taiwan Sunrise By BraveRoy

Blue Lake in St Bathans, New Zealand. By Chris Gin

Blue Lake in St Bathans, New Zealand. By Chris Gin

Oneroa Beach, Waiheke Island, New Zealand. By Chris Gin

Oneroa Beach, Waiheke Island, New Zealand. By Chris Gin

Waterfall along the Oirase Gorge in Northern Japan. By SinaiB

Waterfall along the Oirase Gorge in Northern Japan. By SinaiB

Moeraki Boulders, Otago, New Zealand. By Chris Gin

Moeraki Boulders, Otago, New Zealand. By Chris Gin

Nei-Dong Waterfall By BraveRoy

Nei-Dong Waterfall By BraveRoy

Blea Tarn lake, Cumbria, England. By Joel Antunes

Blea Tarn lake, Cumbria, England. By Joel Antunes

Moraine Lake, Alberta, Canada. By pat1926

Moraine Lake, Alberta, Canada. By pat1926

Sunrise over Rangitoto Auckland, New Zealand. By BoselySam

Sunrise over Rangitoto Auckland, New Zealand. By BoselySam

A rainy afternoon of Waterton Lakes, Alberta, Canada. By homer.yan

A rainy afternoon of Waterton Lakes, Alberta, Canada. By homer.yan

Skaithos, Greece. Turquoise Embruoise By lucasmpinelli

Skaithos, Greece. Turquoise Embruoise By lucasmpinelli

Kelland Ponds New Zealand. By Chris Gin

Kelland Ponds New Zealand. By Chris Gin

The Mesquite Dunes By MattGranz

The Mesquite Dunes By MattGranz

Na Pali Evening By Travis Lair

Na Pali Evening By Travis Lair

asper, Alberta, Canada. Turquoise Reflections By TheReal7

asper, Alberta, Canada. Turquoise Reflections By TheReal7

Britanny, France. Perros-Guirec By chantalp73

Britanny, France. Perros-Guirec By chantalp73

Yellowstone National Park. Grizzly River By Macindows

Yellowstone National Park. Grizzly River By Macindows

Banff National Park. Route to Castle Mountain By Macindows

Banff National Park. Route to Castle Mountain By Macindows

Banff National Park. The Opal Lake By Macindows

Banff National Park. The Opal Lake By Macindows

Auckland's North Shore. Darkness Rising By Chris Gin

Auckland's North Shore. Darkness Rising By Chris Gin

Carlsbad, California, Rocky Sunset By Adamschroder

Carlsbad, California, Rocky Sunset By Adamschroder

Lake Poaka, Twizel, New Zealand. Mackenzie Country By Chris Gin

Lake Poaka, Twizel, New Zealand. Mackenzie Country By Chris Gin

Bow Lake, Icefields Parkway By TME

Bow Lake, Icefields Parkway By TME

Hachinohe Beach located in Northern Japan. By SinaiB

Hachinohe Beach located in Northern Japan. By SinaiB

Ageeba beach - Marsa Matrouh, Egypt. Ageeba

Ageeba beach - Marsa Matrouh, Egypt. Ageeba

Riwaka Resurgence, New Zealand. Resurgence By Chris Gin

Riwaka Resurgence, New Zealand. Resurgence By Chris Gin

St Bathans, New Zealand. Blue Lake Jetty By Chris Gin

St Bathans, New Zealand. Blue Lake Jetty By Chris Gin

Babcock State Park, West Virginia. Autumn Mill By Travis Lair

Babcock State Park, West Virginia. Autumn Mill By Travis Lair

Jasper, Alberta, Canada. Have A Seat, Enjoy The View By TheReal7

Jasper, Alberta, Canada. Have A Seat, Enjoy The View By TheReal7

Grove Reserve in Golden Bay, New Zealand. Morning Light By Chris Gin

Grove Reserve in Golden Bay, New Zealand. Morning Light By Chris Gin

Ponta do Sol By MasterChief

Ponta do Sol By MasterChief

The Name of the Rose - Another Perspective By Giovanni Di Gregorio

The Name of the Rose - Another Perspective By Giovanni Di Gregorio

Rocca Calascio, in Abruzzo, Italy. Rainbow and the Castle By Giovanni Di Gregorio

Rocca Calascio, in Abruzzo, Italy. Rainbow and the Castle By Giovanni Di Gregorio

Lower Falls, Yellowstone By Macindows

Lower Falls, Yellowstone By Macindows

South of Page, Arizona, Horseshoe Canyon By Philippe Clairo

South of Page, Arizona, Horseshoe Canyon By Philippe Clairo

Auckland's Muriwai beach. Heaven's Gate By Chris Gin

Auckland's Muriwai beach. Heaven's Gate By Chris Gin

Monument on Navajo land, Monumental By Philippe Clairo

Monument on Navajo land, Monumental By Philippe Clairo

Byway 9 By Philippe Clairo

Byway 9 By Philippe Clairo

Stonehenge By onis_uk

Stonehenge By onis_uk

Saint Bathans, New Zealand. Golden Tree By Chris Gin

Saint Bathans, New Zealand. Golden Tree By Chris Gin

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KarachiCorner Blog - March 9, 2010

Beautiful really nice. i must say heaven on earth.

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Thomas Craig Consulting - March 10, 2010

Wow, what a fantastic collection. Thanks for sharing.

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Tom - Airopia - March 11, 2010

Nice roundup!

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Ezequias Viana - March 12, 2010

Beautiful.

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Dzinepress - March 13, 2010

awesome places now most of places part of my computer desktop. thanks

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yusi - March 13, 2010

god! i prefer a blank desktop. i can’t work when i see good pictures of seaside, nature etc.. i ask myself too much “why am i here??” :)

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DSU Group - March 14, 2010

Wow, these photos are great! I have been to some of these places and they are fantastic. Thanks for sharing

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logolitic - March 18, 2010

very nice wallpapers here! Thanks for sharing.

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Infokart - March 22, 2010

Really cool and amazing! Great collection! Pick up some works to my collection, thanks.

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Boldis Media - April 30, 2010

Nevada Falls just like in Avatar!

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Szecs - May 2, 2010

So Beautiful ^^, :D

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Web 3.0 Textures - August 21, 2010

Very inspiring works, some cool HDR and landscapes. Thanks for sharing!

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Jade - April 19, 2011

Amazing, pity about the handful of overworked HDR’s though..

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gunceltakil - April 26, 2011

I like very much.super

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ereksiyon hapi - July 14, 2011

thanks admin it is post very nice

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