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21 Amazing Architecture Photos from AGORA Photo Contest

Photographers around the world celebrated the glory of manmade architecture by uploading their work to the free AGORA photo app. Over 10,000 photographs were submitted to Agora’s latest photo contest, with photographers asked to share their best shots of unique architecture. In the end, Tran Tuan Viet took home the $1,000 top prize for his image of Vietnam’s Golden Bridge.

“Golden Bridge” by Tran Tuan Viet, Vietnam. Winner #Architecture2020

“Golden Bridge” by Tran Tuan Viet, Vietnam. Winner #Architecture2020 Location: Danang, Vietnam

“Castlemania!” by @moodfella, Germany. Location: Eltz Castle, Mayen-Koblenz, Germany

“Castlemania!” by @moodfella, Germany.
Location: Eltz Castle, Mayen-Koblenz, Germany

“Surrounded by 72 Buddha statues – The Great Candi Borobudur” by chaksproject, Indonesia. Location: Borobudur, Magelang, Indonesia

“Surrounded by 72 Buddha statues – The Great Candi Borobudur” by chaksproject, Indonesia.
Location: Borobudur, Magelang, Indonesia

‘Pahtotharmyar’ by Aye Chan Tun, Myanmar. Location: Pahtotharmyar Temple, Bagan, Myanmar

‘Pahtotharmyar’ by Aye Chan Tun, Myanmar.
Location: Pahtotharmyar Temple, Bagan, Myanmar

“The Vessel” by Katharina Imhof, Germany. Location: New York City, USA

“The Vessel” by Katharina Imhof, Germany.
Location: New York City, USA

“Light Through the Dragon’s Gate” by Blair Sugarman, UK. Location: Hong Kong

“Light Through the Dragon’s Gate” by Blair Sugarman, UK.
Location: Hong Kong

“Urban Grid | Barcelona” by Lee Mumford, UK. Location: Barcelona, Spain

“Urban Grid | Barcelona” by Lee Mumford, UK.
Location: Barcelona, Spain

“Cairo” by Banu Diker, Turkey. Location: Cairo, Egypt

“Cairo” by Banu Diker, Turkey.
Location: Cairo, Egypt

“Aerial View” by Phạm Huy Trung, Vietnam. Location: Hue, Vietnam

“Aerial View” by Phạm Huy Trung, Vietnam.
Location: Hue, Vietnam

“Inception” by Yura Borschev, Russia. Location: Petrovskiy Track Palace, Moscow, Russia

“Inception” by Yura Borschev, Russia.
Location: Petrovskiy Track Palace, Moscow, Russia

“Infinity and Beyond” by Abdullah Sarwar, Pakistan. Location: Lahore, Pakistan

“Infinity and Beyond” by Abdullah Sarwar, Pakistan.
Location: Lahore, Pakistan

“Sathorn bridge” by Genny Sian, Italy Location: Sathorn footbridge, Bangkok, Thailand

“Sathorn bridge” by Genny Sian, Italy
Location: Sathorn footbridge, Bangkok, Thailand

“Sharjah” by João Galamba, Portugal. Location: Sharjah, UAE

“Sharjah” by João Galamba, Portugal.
Location: Sharjah, UAE

“Stairway to Heaven” by Perry Wunderlich, Germany. Location: Hamburg, Germany

“Stairway to Heaven” by Perry Wunderlich, Germany.
Location: Hamburg, Germany

“Water” by Andy Huan, Malaysia. Location: Malaysia

“Water” by Andy Huan, Malaysia.
Location: Malaysia

“Windows” by Jay Wu, Singapore. Location: Singapore“Windows” by Jay Wu, Singapore.
Location: Singapore

“A cold winter day” by Luca Cornago, Italy. Location: Neuschwanstein Castle, Schwangau, Germany

“A cold winter day” by Luca Cornago, Italy.
Location: Neuschwanstein Castle, Schwangau, Germany

“Chinese New Year in Singapore” by Ghislain Fave, France. Location: Buddha Tooth Relic Temple, Chinatown, Singapore
“Chinese New Year in Singapore” by Ghislain Fave, France.
“Modern Lookups” by Sebastian Burziwal, Austria. Location: Vienna, Austria
“Modern Lookups” by Sebastian Burziwal, Austria.
Location: Vienna, Austria
“Lonely House” by Artem Pikalov, Russia. Location: Crimea, Russia
“Lonely House” by Artem Pikalov, Russia.
Location: Crimea, Russia
“Flat iron building” by Øystein Karlsen, Norway. Location: New York City, USA
“Flat iron building” by Øystein Karlsen, Norway.
Location: New York City, USA