iPhone Photography Awards (IPPAWARDS) is the first and longest running iPhone photography competition. Founded in 2007, IPPAWARDS has been celebrating the creativity of iPhone photographers since the iPhone first began to inspire, excite and engage users worldwide. Every year since then, IPPAWARDS has selected the very best shots among thousands of images submitted by iPhone photographers from more than 140 countries around the world. Winners are selected by jury in a multi-step process and The Photographers of the Year are then awarded.
IPPAWARDS has been instrumental in launching the careers of some of the best iPhone photographers worldwide. Since the inception of the awards in 2007, the winning photographer’s have gained worldwide exposure, and have been celebrated and acknowledged by the most respected media outlets around the world. Among them are Washington Post, Fortune, Wall Street Journal, Newsweek, Time, Mashable, USA Today, Mashable, PetaPixel, iMore, Appleinsider, 9to5mac, The Loop, Digital Trends, Sina, ten Min Gong She, Guohe Group, Fotomen, Weibusi, Dgtle, The Sun, Vogue, Bild, La Stampa, GQ, Corriere della Sera, MacWorld, Indian Express, Daily News, Popebee, Apple Daily Taiwan, Engadget, The Edit, Korea Business News, Afisha, Reforma, Robb Report.