Try 1x for free
1x is a curated photo gallery where every image have been handpicked for their high quality. With a membership, you can take part in the curation process and also try uploading your own best photos and see if they are good enough to make it all the way.
Right now you get one month for free when signing up for a PRO account. You can cancel anytime without being charged.
Try for free   No thanks
Result Contest : Façades - calling cards of buildings

by Yvette Depaepe
Published the 8th of May 2023

are giving a characteristic appearance to buildings. Diverse historical periods and numerous continents, countries and towns are set to present architectural facades styles that have gained love and popularity in their respective areas. A high-quality and attractive façade forms the first impression and speaks for its inhabitants. Excellent and original façade shots were submitted.

The winners with the most votes are: 
1st place : Yevhen Kostiuk
2nd place : Thomas de Franzoni
3rd place : Mabel Cedrón 

Congratulations to the winners and honourable mentions and thanks to all the participants in the contest 'Façades - calling card of buildings'


The currently running theme is 'Wildlife photography'
Wildlife photography takes knowledge, patience and lots of luck. 
We can't help with the last two but we can always improve our skills and techniques. In this challenge, let's go for your creativity photographing animals in their natural environment.

This contest will end at midnight on Sunday the 21st of May 2023.
The sooner you upload your submission the more chance you have to gather the most votes.
If you haven't uploaded your photo yet, click here

Good luck to all the participants.




1st place : Yevhen Kostiuk


2nd place : Thomas de Franzoni

3rd place : Mabel Cedrón



by Markus Auerbach

by Uschi Hermann

by Urs Zimmerman

by Giuseppe Satriani

by Esteban Rios

by Piet Haaksma

by Jorge Pimenta


You can see the names of the TOP 50 here.  

The contests are open to everybody except to crew members.
Submitting images already published / awarded on 1x is allowed.

Exceptional images here! Congratulations to the authors for such talent and impeccable work!
Congratulations to the winners and all the participants for their wonderful and striking works!
What a wonderful facades gallery, love it. My warmest compliments to the winners and all the participants. Thanks so much dear Yvette for your work.
Many many thanks dear Arnón :-)
I love facade photography, my passion, accept my applause to the wonderful photo selection, congratulations to all winners as well as to all participants.
Ton of thanks Miro 🙏 Mine too ☺️
Beautiful work, congrats to all.
Many thanks Brigitte 🙏😊
Warmest thanks dear Elizabeth 🙏I still can't belive it ☺️ This achievement makes me very happy 😃❤️
What a nice surprise!!! I´m really happy and pleased with my third place. Thank you so much to everyone for your support. Congratulations to the rest of the winners and honorable mentions. And honor for me to be among so much talent :-) Special thanks to Yvette.
Big congratulations to you for your beautiful work and well deserved result, dear Mabel.👏❤️👏
Dear Mabel, my warmest compliments for being in the top 3!
Lovely photo, Mabel! Impressive!