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50 touching photos of lockdown... but which one do you think is best?

Agora #StayHome competition
(Image credit: @katerinazefirova (Russia))

Photo-sharing app Agora has unveiled the top 50 pictures taken in its #StayHome competition. The contest launched two months ago at the beginning of lockdown in many countries, asked photographers to take their best photographs of being stuck at home. The result was 15,697 photos from all around the world, that give different interpretations of being forced to stay at home during the global pendemic.

The 50 finalist photos are now being voted on by Agora's  community in order to pick the winning image which will be awarded $1,000. We have picked out some of our favorites, but you can see them all in the video below…

(Image credit: @cristianbustosriera (Spain))

(Image credit: @jjnmatt (Indonesia))

(Image credit: @asimijaz (Pakistan))

(Image credit: @oscar_penelo (Spain))

(Image credit: @ajuriaguerra (Spain))

(Image credit: @photollarena (Spain))

(Image credit: @superiaia (Italy))

(Image credit: @katerinazefirova (Russia))

(Image credit: @xavi_carrion (Spain))

(Image credit: @careless_wandering (Canada))

See all 50 finalists

Video showing the 50 finalists and their images

Agora is a mobile app where photographers, whether amateur or professional, can participate in photo contests for a chance to win international recognition and cash prizes up to $25,000).

The #StayHome winning photo will be revealed on 27 May. The results will be revealed via Agora's Instagram page, as well as the app itself.

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    @cristianbustosriera's work is my favorite, that's exactly what many people do during the lockdown: reading books they usually have no time for,