Think that you need a fancy camera to take a good picture? EHHH WRONG! Turns out an iPhone is enough to shock people with your sick photography skills, and the winners from the 2016 iPhone Photography Awards (IPPAWARDS) can prove so.

Just recently, the 9th Annual IPPAWARDS ended, and the winners have been announced. From simple landscape photos to photos of adorable animals - all of them are absolutely amazing. Take a look for yourselves below.

If you enjoyed this article and would like to see more great photos taken with an iPhone, check out the winners of the 2014 IPPAWARDS.

More info: ippawards.com

#1

Erica Wu From San Francisco Ca, United States, 1st Place, Animals

Erica Wu From San Francisco Ca, United States, 1st Place, Animals

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Amanda Panda 3 years ago

They all look like they are smiling! :3

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#2

Fugen Xiao From Guangdong, China, 1st Place, Travel

Fugen Xiao From Guangdong, China, 1st Place, Travel

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EA Whorton 3 years ago

Beautiful light

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#3

Yongmei Wang From Chongqing, China, 2nd Place, Sunset

Yongmei Wang From Chongqing, China, 2nd Place, Sunset

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Wayne Beesley 3 years ago

Great photo

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#4

Siyuan Niu From Xinjiang, China, Grand Prize Winner

Siyuan Niu From Xinjiang, China, Grand Prize Winner

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get in 3 years ago

Nice shot

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#5

Junbiao Cai From Guangdong, China, 3rd Place, Animals

Junbiao Cai From Guangdong, China, 3rd Place, Animals

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Rob LeBlanc 3 years ago

If you defocus your eyes, it looks like many black and white people holding hands. :)

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#6

Jian Wang From Beijing, China, 1st Place, Architecture

Jian Wang From Beijing, China, 1st Place, Architecture

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Varsha Chrislin 3 years ago

Simple...but the perfect timing!

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#7

Shiyang Han From Beijing, China, 3rd Place, Travel

Shiyang Han From Beijing, China, 3rd Place, Travel

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Miranda Miranda 3 years ago

Like lego land

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#8

Xia Zhenkai From Guangdong, China, 1st Place, People

Xia Zhenkai From Guangdong, China, 1st Place, People

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EA Whorton 3 years ago

Val Jean-ish. Beautiful

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#9

Robin Robertis From Carlsbad Ca, United States, 2nd Place

Robin Robertis From Carlsbad Ca, United States, 2nd Place

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Paco F. 3 years ago

Reminds me of the cover of Depeche Mode's album 'A Broken Frame' by Brian Griffin

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#10

Junfeng Wang From Shanghai, China, 1st Place, Nature

Junfeng Wang From Shanghai, China, 1st Place, Nature

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Pedro Lopes 3 years ago

This is Lisbon... :)

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#11

Lone Bjorn From Zurich, Switzerland, 1st Place, Flowers

Lone Bjorn From Zurich, Switzerland, 1st Place, Flowers

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Tran Huong 3 years ago

Gorgeous <3

#12

Victor Kintanar From Cebu City, Philippines, 1st Place, Trees

Victor Kintanar From Cebu City, Philippines, 1st Place, Trees

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Julie Hoffman 3 years ago

Stunning photo winner from the iPhone 6 awards. Category: trees

#13

Jinsong Hu From Kunming, China, 3rd Place, Abstract

Jinsong Hu From Kunming, China, 3rd Place, Abstract

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Trina Risos 3 years ago

Lighting is everything.

#14

Nazaret Sanchez Rodriquez From Tarragona, Spain, 2nd Place, Landscape

Nazaret Sanchez Rodriquez From Tarragona, Spain, 2nd Place, Landscape

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Eva Pištejová 3 years ago

This is Trollstigen, Norway. Probably guy what took a photo is from Spain:)

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#15

Junfeng Wang From Shanghai, China, 1st Place, Nature

Junfeng Wang From Shanghai, China, 1st Place, Nature

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Limin Huang 3 years ago

Junfeng sure travels alot! So nice!

#16

Nick Ryan From Sydney, Australia, 1st Place, Sunset

Nick Ryan From Sydney, Australia, 1st Place, Sunset

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Pip Winchester 3 years ago

Some where near Coogee,

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#17

Rithwik V.j From Tamil Nadu, India, 3rd Place, Lifestyle

Rithwik V.j From Tamil Nadu, India, 3rd Place, Lifestyle

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Gane Lee 3 years ago

Wow.how to join?

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#18

Andrew Montgomery From Hampton Wick, United Kingdom, 1st Place, Food

Andrew Montgomery From Hampton Wick, United Kingdom, 1st Place, Food

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Rob LeBlanc 3 years ago

This was the best food pic? :/

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#19

K.k From Changsha, China, 1st Place, Children

K.k From Changsha, China, 1st Place, Children

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Kaye Bata 2 years ago

There's a category just for children?

#20

Elaine Taylor From United Kingdom, 1st Place, Portrait

Elaine Taylor From United Kingdom, 1st Place, Portrait

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Trina Risos 3 years ago

The tilt shift is strong with this one.

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#21

Wen Qi From Guangdong, China, 1st Place, Still Life

Wen Qi From Guangdong, China, 1st Place, Still Life

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Jay Umphres 3 years ago

Lovely composition.

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#22

Yuki Cheung From Hong Kong, 1st Place, Lifestyle

Yuki Cheung From Hong Kong, 1st Place, Lifestyle

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Vanessa 3 years ago

this pics makes me wonders if they strike a pose, or if it's an instant shot. I really like it for being weird ^^

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#23

Patryk Kuleta From Warsaw, Poland, 1st Place, Photographer Of The Year

Patryk Kuleta From Warsaw, Poland, 1st Place, Photographer Of The Year

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Paul Morrin 3 years ago

may shed some light if you check out instagram : https://www.instagram.com/explore/tags/modern_cathedrals/

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#24

Carolyn Mara Borlenghi From Florida, United States, 3rd Place, Photographer Of The Year

Carolyn Mara Borlenghi From Florida, United States, 3rd Place, Photographer Of The Year

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Vanessa 3 years ago

well.. it's the only one I don't like in this top

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