It’s here. With more than 100,000 images contributed by photographers from over 150 countries, we’re thrilled to announce the top 100 finalists. Carefully selected by 21 judges, ranging from award-winning photographers to creative directors, architects and curators, these images will be printed and exhibited around the world as part of The 2014 EyeEm Awards Exhibition.

Congratulations! Thank you to everyone who participated in The 2014 EyeEm Awards. The results were truly stunning, overwhelming, full of beauty and mind-blowing talent.

The winners of the 2014 EyeEm Awards will be announced on September 12 at The 2014 EyeEm Festival in Berlin. The exhibition will not only feature the finalists, but many more contributions – stay tuned!

A big thank you to the jury for the incredible task of selecting these images out of all contributions.

Rankin, Photographer and founder, Hunger Magazine
Anna Dickson, Photography Director, The Huffington Post
Olivier Laurent, Editor, TIME Magazine’s LightBox
– Rebecca Wilson, Chief Curator and Director, Artist Development at Saatchi Art
Michael Shane, Director of Operations, The Verge
Louise Clements, Artistic Director, FORMAT Photography Festival
Paul Sunters, Senior Managing Photo Editor, WWF-Canon Global Photo Network
Caroline Kurze, Editor-in-chief, iGNANT.de
– Erik Kessels, Creative Director, KesselsKramer
Alexandra Klasinski, Business Development & PR, Photojojo
Chris Gampat, Editor in Chief, The Phoblographer
Kevin WY Lee, Creative Director & Photographer, Invisible Photographer Asia
Eugene Mopsik, National Executive Director, American Society of Media Photographers
Daniel Krieger, Photographer
Stephen Mayes, Executive Director, Tim Hetherington Trust
Taylor Davidson, Photographer and Investor
– Craig Steely, Principal, Craig Steely Architecture
Benjamin Lowy, Photographer
– Nigel Atherton, Editor, Amateur Photographer
Lars Dittrich, Entrepreneur & Gallery Owner, dittrich & schlechtriem
Sven Ehmann, Creative Director, Gestalten

Without further ado, here are the top 100 images submitted to the EyeEm Awards.

The Architect

@aikbengchia


By
Aik Beng Chia

@leblanc


By
Sebastian Weiss

@kickin


By
kickin

@EduC


By
impalero

@ikball13


By
Ikbal M. Syah

@julianli


By
Julian Li

@lauriedal


By
Laurie Vidal

@aesthetnik


By
NIK

@Sevensleeper


By
Jonas

@iron121


By
Алексей

The Environmentalist

@rugfoot


By
Richard Gray

@fredmonster


By
Fred Monster

@gluff


By
G Luff

@Twistdee


By
Denise

@signealvarez


By
Signe Alvarez Øllgaard

@miketwalker


By
Mike Walker

@vverb


By
Vadim

@IWillTakeYouHome


By
Laura

@walterofrose


By
Jenn Tamati

@mlmandl


By
cool chick

The Explorer

@themissinglinka


By
themissinglinka

@KiDdi


By
Kristinn Ingi Þórarinsson

@petersawers


By
Peter Sawers

@Adamjasonmoore


By
Adam Jason Moore

@jordanstent


By
Jordan Stent

@mattliefanderson


By
Matt Lief Anderson

@svetlanacernova9


By
Svetlana Černova

@porteryates


By
Porter Yates

@GasperPintaric


By
Gašper Pintarič

@jaredL


By
Jared Lim

The Illuminator

@shutdagizm


By
Akbar

@HelenBreznik


By
Helen Breznik

@lunasognante


By
Margherita Maniscalco

@wheway


By
wheway

@glennhomann


By
Glenn Homann

@Mateos


By
Matthew Wylie

@laurenmarek


By
Lauren Marek

@harao


By
harao

@Olikg


By
Ola G.

@diaryofzach


By
zach louw

The Illusionist

@CharlyC


By
Cedric Blanchon

@roman_social


By
Roman

@YuthaYamanaka


By
Yutha Yamanaka

@tomkrieger


By
Tom Krieger

@findmatthewcoleman


By
matthew coleman

@jantong


By
Jan T.

@JoubertLoots


By
Joubert Loots

@natosmo


By
Natalia

@duzochukwu


By
David Uzochukwu

@lmarieparker


By
Lauren Parker

The Moment

@mikejonesberlin


By
Michael Jones

@drescott


By
Dre

@harry_f


By
Harry

@streetamatic


By
Messay

@lapicnic


By
nicola buck

@Anika_388


By
Anika

@quamrulabedin


By
Quamrul Abedin

@filipefotografo


By
Filipe Costa

@erinhoffstetter


By
Erin Hoffstetter

@aclikke


By
andrea

The Portraitist

@theflyshutter


By
Robert Yaskovic

@junic


By
Junic

@dinalf


By
Dina

@locusapien


By
locusapien

@FaisalTheF


By
Faisal Al Fouzan

@zhijiechang


By
Alice Chang

@saskiaboelsums


By
Saskia Boelsums

@peterfranc9


By
Peter Franc

@Selvatica


By
silvia

@heomira


By
Mira Heo

The Storyteller

@geekjuggler


By
Peera V.

@hello_kayden


By
Kay

@abouthumans


By
About Humans

@Zoehoe


By
Zoe

@navyblue2992


By
shabab

@mrfabianpalencia


By
Fabian Palencia

@victormcrg


By
Victor

@BrettWorth


By
Brett Worth

@juanmogor


By
Juan Mogor

@evioravecz


By
evi

The Street Photographer

@ShelSerkin


By
Sheldon Serkin

@librarymook


By
alex

@swordofheart


By
Akkara Ning

@guitarlogy


By
Youngduk Ko

@Lightblues


By
Lightblues

@Clara_Ramone


By
Clara González

@ajimonji


By
Aji Susanto Anom

@uaqpau


By
Pau Ll. Buscató

@tavepongpratoomwong


By
Tavepong Pratoomwong

@vladsidorak


By
Vlad Sidorak

The Stylist

@ailine


By
Ailine Liefeld

@n_cruz


By
Nei Cruz

@StephanStepanovic


By
Stephan Stepanović

@durden90


By
Angelo Cangani

@willchndra


By
William Chandra

@TinMartin


By
Tin MarTin

@SylvieGagelmann


By
Sylvie Gagelmann

@olespata


By
Ole Spata

@louobedlam


By
Lou Noble

@ovors


By
Weronika Izdebska

About The 2014 EyeEm Awards
The 2014 EyeEm Awards is the world’s biggest mobile photography competition & exhibition. Its aim is to represent a new generation of photographers, giving new talents a platform to showcase their work and get discovered. The exhibition will be unveiled for the first time at The 2014 EyeEm Festival, a 2-day summit taking place on September 12 & 13 in Berlin.

Want to join the EyeEm Festival in Berlin and see these photos up close and personal? Get your tickets here.

Header image by @petersawers