The yearly photography awards judge photos taken on an iPhone, iPad or iPod, with post processing allowed by iOS apps, in the following categories: Animals, Abstract, Architecture, Children, Flowers, Food, Landscape, Lifestyle, Nature, News/Events, Panorama, People, Portrait, Seasons, Still Life, Sunset, Travel, Trees, Others.
The three ‘Photographer of the Year Awards’ went to Michal Koralewski of Poland, David Craik of the United Kingdom and Yvonne Lu of the United States. These winners received an Apple Watch Sport as their prize, while first place winners of individual categories get “a Gold Bar from the most recognizable private gold mint in the world.”
Below are the Canadian winners, along with their location and which category they won in, plus an embed of their winning images posted from their Instagram:
Aung Pyae Soe from Calgary: 2nd Place – Children
Agata Piskunowicz from Toronto: 2nd Place – Food
Mandy Blake from Kitchener: 2nd Place – Lifestyle
The deadline to enter for the 2016 awards is March 31, 2016.