What you need to know
- The winners of this year's iPhone Photography Awards have been announced.
- Hungarian photojournalist Istvan Kerekes won the Grand Prize and Photographer of the Year.
- You can see all the stunning images from 17 different categories.
The annual winners of the 2021 iPhone Photography Awards (IPPA) have today been announced.
In a press release IPPA today stated:
The Grand Prize and this year's Photographer of the year award was given to Istvan Kerekes for his Transylvanian Shephers image, seen below:
More winners from across the globe were also announced:
Awards were given in 17 categories and handed out to participants from Australia, Austria, Greece, Italy, Mexico, Spain, Sweden, the UK, and the U.S. What might surprise you is that of 54 winning shots, only seven were taking on the iPhone 12 or iPhone 12 Pro Max, which proves you don't need the best iPhone available to take stunning photos, one was even taken on an iPhone 5S!
The next annual competition is already open for entry, and the winner will receive an iPad Air, and some other very exciting prizes:
You can see all the winning photos here.
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