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Winners of the 2014 iPhone Photography Awards

The 2014 winning photographs have been announced, and they include amazing work from Julio Lucas of Florida, Jose Luis Barcia Fernandez of Madrid, and Jill Missner of Connecticut.

Now in its seventh year, the IPPAWARDS receives thousands of entries from photographers worldwide who submit their images into any of seventeen categories like Animals, Architecture, Children, Sunsets, Travel and Trees. All images must be taken with an iPhone, iPod or iPad and cannot be altered in Photoshop or any other desktop post processing program, however iPhone and iPad apps are allowed to be used. This year, the winning entries came from 54 photographers from 17 countries with the top spot going to an incredible wintertime shot of an icy landscape taken by Julio Lucas from Bradenton, Florida.

Now here are 20 winning entries from the IPPAWARDS.

michaeloneal

 © MICHAEL ONEAL, San Francisco, CA United States, 1st Place – Animals

naomiwu

© NAOMI WU, New Taipei City, Taiwan, 2nd Place – Animals

teddycohen

© TEDDY COHEN, Tel Aviv, Israel, 3rd Place – Animals

yilangpeng

© YILANG PENG, Madison, WI United States, 1st Place – Architecture

melisabarilli

© MELISA BARILLI, York, Ontario, Canada, 3rd Place – Children

monicaganter

© MONICA GANTER, Glenside, PA United States, 3rd Place – Flowers

elenagrimailo

© ELENA GRIMAILO, Moscow, Russia, 1st Place – Landscape

brandonkidwell

© BRANDON KIDWELL, Jacksonville, FL United States, 1st Place – Lifestyle

feliciapandola

© FELICIA PANDOLA, Providence, RI United States, 1st Place – Nature

juanachaves

© JUANA CHAVES, Madrid, Spain, 2nd Place – News/Events

laurensmith

© LAUREN SMITH, Pensacola, FL United States, 1st Place – People

coculiu

© COCU LIU, Chicago, IL United States. 1st Place – Seasons

dragosbardac

© DRAGOS BARDAC, Bucharest, Romania, 2nd Place – Seasons

edwardadams

© EDWARD ADAMS, Pebworth, Warwickshire United Kingdom, 3rd Place – Sunset

adriennepitts

© ADRIENNE PITTS, London, United Kingdom, 1st Place – Travel

coculiu2

© COCU LIU, Chicago – IL United States, 2nd Place – Trees

marikoklug

© MARIKO KLUG, Erding, Germany, 3rd Place – Trees

jillmissner

© JILL MISSNER Ridgefield, CT United States, 3rd Place – 2014 Photographer of the Year

joseluis

© JOSE LUIS BARCIA FERNANDEZ, Madrid, Spain, 2nd Place – 2014 Photographer of the Year

juliolucas

© JULIO LUCAS, Bradenton, FL United States, 1st Place – 2014 Photographer of the Year