iPHONE iLOVE

as the cameras on our phones get better and better, it seems amateur photographers get better and better too. perhaps more than any other company, apple has done a lot to promote beautiful photography "shot on an iphone." and the iphone photography awards do just that - celebrate this new breed of photographer. below are some of this year's winners, spanning everything from landscapes and portraits to street scenes.

 michal koraleski, 1st place, photography of the year

michal koraleski, 1st place, photography of the year

 yvonne yu, 3rd place, photography of the year

yvonne yu, 3rd place, photography of the year

 song han, 1st place, people

song han, 1st place, people

 xu lin, 1st place, food

xu lin, 1st place, food

 yvonne naughton, 1st place, nature

yvonne naughton, 1st place, nature

 chris belcina, 1st place, landscape

chris belcina, 1st place, landscape

 ruairidh mcglynn, 1st place, trees

ruairidh mcglynn, 1st place, trees

 jose luis saez martinez, 1st place, places-other

jose luis saez martinez, 1st place, places-other

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