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Urban Photographer Of The Year Winners Remind Us Of The Beauty Of City Life

Amazing photos show cities at work.

Oscar Rialubin's stunning photo of a watch repairman in Doha, Qatar, is the winner of this year's Global Urban Photography competition.

The competition is organized by CBRE, a global real estate and investment firm, and is now in its fifth year. Rialubin's image was one of 21,000 submissions sent in from 113 countries focusing on the theme "cities at work."

Doha, Qatar
Doha, Qatar

 

This edition was the first to allow mobile entries. Chinese photographer Coco Liu, who captured a snowy scene in the city of Chicago, took away the first prize in that category. 

Mobile Winner. Chicago, USA
Mobile Winner. Chicago, USA

 

CBRE also handed out awards in several regional categories, including Asian Pacific, Americas and EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa). 

Winner in Europe, Middle East, Africa region prize. Kharkov, Ukraine.
Winner in Europe, Middle East, Africa region prize. Kharkov, Ukraine.
Winner Americas Region Prize. Alberta, Canada
Winner Americas Region Prize. Alberta, Canada
Winner Asia Pacific Region. Phnom Penh, Camodia
Winner Asia Pacific Region. Phnom Penh, Camodia

See more amazing entries from the Urban Photography Competition below:

Dhaka, Bangladesh
Dhaka, Bangladesh
Shinjuku Station, Tokyo
Shinjuku Station, Tokyo
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Kolkata, India
Kolkata, India
Varanasi, India
Varanasi, India
Sitakunda, Chittagong, Bangladesh
Sitakunda, Chittagong, Bangladesh
Tokyo, Japan
Tokyo, Japan
Tokyo, Japan
Tokyo, Japan
Birmingham New Street Station, UK
Birmingham New Street Station, UK
New York
New York
Malibu, California, USA
Malibu, California, USA
New Delhi, India
New Delhi, India
Belém, Portugal
Belém, Portugal
Lima, Peru
Lima, Peru
London, UK
London, UK
Beijing, China
Beijing, China
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