These days, a phone is so much more than just a phone. We use smartphones to check our emails, check in to flights, track our steps - we even use them to chase Pokémons! But perhaps one of the most popular ways to use our smartphones is to use them as cameras. With technology improving every day and new phones released every few months, the cameras on our phones are pretty impressive. Not convinced a camera phone can compete with the real deal? Take a look at the incredible iPhone photos below, all winners from this year's iPhone Photography Awards.
From an adorable image of a group of foxes to a beautiful sunset in southwest China, these iPhone photos will take your breath away. Take a look at the winning entrants below. Who knows? You may get inspired to submit your own photos next year! Everything you need is in your pocket...
Thousands of entrants submitted their iPhone photos from 139 countries around the world but this shot called The Man and the Eagle by Siyuan Niu of China won The Grand Prize Winner Photographer of the Year Award.
Painter-turned-photographer Robin Robertis from California won Third Place for her beautiful image, She Bends with the Wind. Can you believe that the photo was taken on an iPhone 6?
How adorable are these furry foxes? Photographer Erica Wu took this amazing photo in the Miyagi zao fox village in Japan.
If ever there was a photo that made us crave a rhubard crumble, this would be it! These beautiful stalks were photograped by Andrew Montgomery who won the food category of the awards.
To see all the winners, visit ippawards.com