Inspiration: The 2016 EyeEm Awards Shortlist Announced

Lead Image by Yana Vasilyeva. Images used with permission of EyeEm.

The shortlist for EyeEm’s 2016 Awards have been announced. The top 20 entries from each of the 5 categories (The Architect, The Great Outdoors, The Photojournalist, The Portraitist, & The Street Photographer) are featured below and will be eligible to win their respective category at the EyeEm Awards Gala on August 27th in Berlin.

Congratulations and Good Luck to each of the Photographers noted below!

The Architect Shortlist

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/_auma_

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/_auma_

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/zirosou

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/zirosou

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/yangcaoarchitect

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/yangcaoarchitect

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/urbanpoetry

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/urbanpoetry

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/tomshower

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/tomshower

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/parkjc1

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/parkjc1

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/michaczekaski

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/michaczekaski

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/mattsort

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/mattsort

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/MankichiShinshi

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/MankichiShinshi

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/jofoc

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/jofoc

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/ilseder

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/ilseder

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/genekong

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/genekong

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/EricMirbach

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/EricMirbach

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/ericchu817

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/ericchu817

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/dmpop

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/dmpop

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/Debbiefortes

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/Debbiefortes

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/dddokok

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/dddokok

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/dashakud

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/dashakud

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/bguerreio

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/bguerreio

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/agoesalwie

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/agoesalwie

The Great Outdoors Shortlist

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/ gp1994

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/ gp1994

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/yiiin

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/yiiin

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/wtakei

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/wtakei

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/TonyZhang5

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/TonyZhang5

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/RolandFeil

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/RolandFeil

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/notalux

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/notalux

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/nickabooticus

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/nickabooticus

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/nicholaskoh

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/nicholaskoh

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/mixxxaaa

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/mixxxaaa

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/maharshi_patel

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/maharshi_patel

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/LeonardoPapra

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/LeonardoPapra

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/khairel

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/khairel

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/IanKristoffer

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/IanKristoffer

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/harryhsu111

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/harryhsu111

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/femstagraphy

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/femstagraphy

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/earthin

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/earthin

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/eachat

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/eachat

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/ctaylor863

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/ctaylor863

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/AnnaWittkowski

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/AnnaWittkowski

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/andrzejdziadzio

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/andrzejdziadzio

The Photojournalist Shortlist

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/AdilHussain9

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/AdilHussain9

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/chialvarez

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/chialvarez

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/zacharie_r

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/zacharie_r

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/udatommo

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/udatommo

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/thomaslim24

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/thomaslim24

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/Paploycoco

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/Paploycoco

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/PanteaNaghavi

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/PanteaNaghavi

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/NathanGoldenzweig

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/NathanGoldenzweig

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/melvinanore

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/melvinanore

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/markbennington

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/markbennington

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/lawrencedm

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/lawrencedm

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/khicchik

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/khicchik

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/junmichaelpark

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/junmichaelpark

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/jonaguirre

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/jonaguirre

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/jomelbartolome

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/jomelbartolome

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/itgnet

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/itgnet

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/delyanv

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/delyanv

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/chrisrlayton

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/chrisrlayton

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/alquinepulga

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/alquinepulga

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/aliselvi

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/aliselvi

The Portraitist Shortlist

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/amirbangs

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/amirbangs

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/yanavph

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/yanavph

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/WillyLamers

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/WillyLamers

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/u23378945

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/u23378945

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/twistdee

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/twistdee

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/SimoneMichiels

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/SimoneMichiels

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/oomateto

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/oomateto

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/maximilianschulz

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/maximilianschulz

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/mavida

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/mavida

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/MarcoFavero

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/MarcoFavero

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/LloydPagara

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/LloydPagara

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/jantong

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/jantong

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/JAFotos

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/JAFotos

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/iharpaulau

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/iharpaulau

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/erikdegen

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/erikdegen

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/elisabethmo

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/elisabethmo

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/ElenaAnosova

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/ElenaAnosova

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/diaryofzach

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/diaryofzach

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/CanDagarslani

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/CanDagarslani

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/beardvl

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/beardvl

The Street Photographer Shortlist

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/AdrianGalle

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/AdrianGalle

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/victkh

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/victkh

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/ToddBischoff

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/ToddBischoff

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/tavepongpratoomwong

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/tavepongpratoomwong

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/syed1985

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/syed1985

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/ReuvenHalevi

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/ReuvenHalevi

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/nitzanassaf

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/nitzanassaf

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/livialazar

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/livialazar

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/liber59

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/liber59

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/JutharatPoupay

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/JutharatPoupay

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/JsdJadsada

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/JsdJadsada

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/GrkemKeser

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/GrkemKeser

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/GJA29

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/GJA29

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/gerbi

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/gerbi

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/freeisara

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/freeisara

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/EDPJason

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/EDPJason

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/donalhusni

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/donalhusni

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/berthaha

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/berthaha

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/bayefallbii_seuil

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/bayefallbii_seuil

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/artyl

By: https://www.eyeem.com/u/artyl

Anthony Thurston

Anthony is a Portland, Oregon based Boudoir Photographer specializing in a dark, moody style that promotes female body positivity, empowerment, and sexuality. Besides The Phoblographer, he also reviews gear and produces his own educational content on his website.