The EyeEm Awards are considered the best photography prizes and therefore their contest is the most followed by photography lovers worldwide. In this sixth edition of the awards, it has managed to reach a magnitude of people previously unknown by any other contest in the world. For the first time it received more than one million photos from more than 100,000 photographers from around 150 different countries. The team behind the competition has congratulated everyone who participates in it for the enormous impact they have had. It is said to be the first competition of its kind to exceed one million entries.
But… what are the EyeEm?
EyeEm is a community that was formed in 2010 and today has more than 25 million photographers. Its awards are open to photographers of all levels and nationalities, and those interested can submit their photos either through its website or the EyeEm application, available for iOS and Android.