EyeEm unveils 2017 Photography Awards finalists

Amateur Photographer

Online photographic community EyeEm has revealed its pick of the top 100 entries in its 2017 Photography Awards contest, which saw more than 88,000 photographers submit over 590,000 images.

The jury – which included representatives from the BBC, National Geographic, VII Photo Agency, Refinery29 and more – judged entries across five different categories: The Architect, The Portraitist, The Photojournalist, The Street Photographer and The Great Outdoors.

The winning shots will be revealed at the EyeEm Festival on September 16th, with the grand prize winner netting themselves a trip to the Festival and Awards in Berlin, personal mentorship from a renowned photographer, and some state-of-the-art camera equipment.

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You can see the full list of 100 photographs by clicking here – but below are some of our favourites across the categories.

The Great Outdoors

By Patrick Lee Yong Choon Amateur Photographer
By Marc Leppin Amateur Photographer
By user Simon Amateur Photographer
Image by Xiao Han Amateur Photographer

The Architect

By Ioanna Malkogianni Amateur Photographer
By Tim Gaweco Amateur Photographer
By Scott Firestone Amateur Photographer
By Willum Berlin Amateur Photographer

The Street Photographer

By user Angkul Amateur Photographer
By Pao Buscato Amateur Photographer
By F.D. Walker Amateur Photographer
By Michael Kowalczyk Amateur Photographer

The Portraitist

By Uta Lauterbach Amateur Photographer
By Oliver Morisse Amateur Photographer
By Yeo Guo Hao Amateur Photographer
By Patrick Wendt Amateur Photographer

The Photojournalist

By Clara Gonzalez Amateur Photographer
By Bernardo Guerreiro Amateur Photographer
By Linus Guardian Escandor II Amateur Photographer
By MD. Enamul Kabir Amateur Photographer