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Apple reveals Night mode photo competition winners

Apple Shot On Iphone Challenge Winners Konstantin Chalabov
Apple Shot On Iphone Challenge Winners Konstantin Chalabov (Image credit: Apple)

What you need to know

  • Apple has just announced the winners of its Night Mode photo competition.
  • They include shots from Spain, Russia, China, and India.
  • The winners will be featured on apple.com and Apple's Instagram, as well as globally on billboards.

Apple has just announced the winners of its iPhone 11 Night mode photo competition.

A press release states:

iPhone photographers around the world answered the call to participate in the Night mode photo challenge, sharing their captivating Night mode images shot on iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max. A curated panel of judges selected six winning photos from thousands of submissions worldwide. The winning images will be featured in a gallery on apple.com and Apple Instagram (@apple) and will appear globally on billboards. The winning photographers represented countries from China, India, Russia and Spain, sharing their various perspectives of the beauty and colors of night in the cultures surrounding them. Our panel of judges included Malin Fezehai (US), Tyler Mitchell (US), Sarah Lee (UK), Alexvi Li (China), Darren Soh (Singapore), Phil Schiller, Kaiann Drance, Brooks Kraft, Jon McCormack and Arem Duplessis. Each shared their thoughts on what made these photos stand out from the pack.

The winners were:

Konstantin Chalabov (Moscow, Russia), iPhone 11 Pro

Andrei Manuilov (Moscow, Russia), iPhone 11 Pro Max

Apple Shot On Iphone Challenge Winners Andrei Manuilov

Apple Shot On Iphone Challenge Winners Andrei Manuilov (Image credit: Apple)

Mitsun Soni (Mumbai, Maharashtra, India), iPhone 11 Pro

Apple Shot On Iphone Challenge Winners Mitsun Soni

Apple Shot On Iphone Challenge Winners Mitsun Soni (Image credit: Apple)

Rubén P. Bescós (Pamplona, Navarra, Spain), iPhone 11 Pro Max

Apple Shot On Iphone Challenge Winners Ruben P Bescos

Apple Shot On Iphone Challenge Winners Ruben P Bescos (Image credit: Apple)

Rustam Shagimordanov (Moscow, Russia), iPhone 11

Apple Shot On Iphone Challenge Winners Rustam Shagimordanov

Apple Shot On Iphone Challenge Winners Rustam Shagimordanov (Image credit: Apple)

Yu "Eric" Zhang (Beijing, China), iPhone 11 Pro Max

Apple Shot On Iphone Challenge Winners Yu Zhang

Apple Shot On Iphone Challenge Winners Yu Zhang (Image credit: Apple)

As we're sure you'll agree, all of these entries are absolutely stunning, and thoroughly deserving winners. You can read the press release in full, including comments on each individual photo here! (opens in new tab)

Want to get in on the fun?

Here's our guide to using Night mode on the iPhone 11!

Stephen Warwick
Stephen Warwick

Stephen Warwick has written about Apple for five years at iMore and previously elsewhere. He covers all of iMore's latest breaking news regarding all of Apple's products and services, both hardware and software. Stephen has interviewed industry experts in a range of fields including finance, litigation, security, and more. He also specializes in curating and reviewing audio hardware and has experience beyond journalism in sound engineering, production, and design.

Before becoming a writer Stephen studied Ancient History at University and also worked at Apple for more than two years. Stephen is also a host on the iMore show, a weekly podcast recorded live that discusses the latest in breaking Apple news, as well as featuring fun trivia about all things Apple.