Apple today unveiled the 10 winning photos from the Shot on iPhone Macro Challenge that the company launched earlier this year.

“Strawberry in Soda” by Ashley Lee, from San Francisco, USA

Participants could submit unedited macro images recorded on the iPhone 13 Pro and iPhone 13 Pro‌ Max directly from the camera, but images edited via the Apple Photos app or third-party software were also accepted.

An international panel of expert judges, including Anand Varma, Apeksha Maker, Peter McKinnon, Paddy Chao, Yik Keat Lee, Arem Duplessis, Billy Sorrentino, Della Huff, Kaiann Drance and Pamela Chen, reviewed the photos from around the world and selected 10 winning entries from China , Hungary, India, Italy, Spain, Thailand and USA.

The winning photos will be celebrated on Apple’s website, Instagram account and more. Apple has also said that winning images can be displayed in the company’s digital campaigns, such as in Apple Stores or on billboards.

Apple Shot on iPhone macro Daniel Olah“A Drop of Freedom” by Daniel Olah, Budapest, Hungary
Apple Shot on iPhone macro Jirasak Panpiansin“Hidden Gem” by Jirasak Panpiansin, from Chaiyaphum City, Thailand
Apple shot at iPhone macro Marco Colletta“The Cave” by Marco Colletta, Taranto, Italy

We’ve highlighted a few of the winning photos here, and the entire gallery can be seen in Apple’s full press release, including comments on each photo from the photographer and the judges.

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