Want to see some stunning smartphone snaps? The winners from this year’s Mobile Photography Awards are absolutely breathtaking…

Our handheld devices are now packed to the rafters with mind-blowing tech that can transform almost any casual snap into something striking. That said, there’s only so much your camera’s pin-sharp sensors and umpteen megapixels can do – it takes genuine skill to turn a quick pic into something gallery-worthy.

This year’s Mobile Photography Awards showcase just what happens when a smartphone camera is wielded with skill and a photographer’s eye. With thousands of entries, the eighth annual awards cherry-picked the best of the best, awarding smartphone photographers prizes across 21 categories including Nature & Wildlife, Still Life and more.

Want to check out just what can be done with a smartphone camera? Here are some of the winners from this year’s Mobile Photography Awards…

This is just a small sample of the full list of 21 categories and the huge number of notable other entries. Head over to mobilephotoawards.com to see the full gallery of winners.

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