#NoFilter Finalists For 2014 Readers Mobile Photo Contest The best reader submitted work with #nofilter Published Oct 22, 2014 9:20 PM Galleries SHARE Phone strobist experiment Photo: Łukasz Walas Shot made with 3 lights. One strobe, and 2 lights for light painting. No post processing. CAMERA: Xperia Z1 Technology transcends time Photo: Cindy Beer Sporting ear buds, an Orthodox Jew makes his way along the 2,000-year-old wall surrounding the Old City of Jerusalem. CAMERA: iPhone 5 Riding the Metro Photo: Sara Pacheco Us small town people were having a blast riding the metro in DC. CAMERA: iPhone Inquisitive Swiss Cow Photo: Nathan Mandeville A close up of an inquisitive cow we encountered on a hike to an Alpine meadow hut above Oeschinensee, Switzerland. CAMERA: iPhone 5s Wooden bowl still life Photo: Lisa Drake Side lighting and a black background brought out the beauty if this handmade wooden bowl. CAMERA: iPhone 5 Steps to Nowhere Photo: Shannon Angus Tide came in at a beach in Plymouth and covered the jetty. CAMERA: HTC evo Across the desert Photo: Grazyna Marciniak After the night spent in the Sahara desert, we were heading back to the civilization. It was quite risky to take this picture while riding a camel but it was worth it. The view was stunning. CAMERA: Nokia Lumia 520 Walking with father Photo: Konstantinos Morfiadakis I shot this photo with my iPhone 5s in Greece Crete Rethimno. CAMERA: iPhone 5s The end Photo: Rebecca Stillman Taken by the lighthouse in montauk Monarch butterfly caterpillar Photo: Melinda Borel Watched this guy for days, he was eating the blooms on the butterfly plant. The next day he was a chrysalis. CAMERA: iPhone 5 Fall Hues Photo: Stacy Welner Upward shot of the trees with sunlight pronouncing the vivid fall colors in Maine. CAMERA: Motorola Droid Darkening Sun Photo: Jeongeun Chon Scene of growing darkness over Indian Ocean as the last beaming of sunset was disappearing over the horizon. Picture taken from the Island of Zanzibar, Tanzania. CAMERA: iPhone5s Huh? Photo: Allenn Montilla I was visiting New Mexico when I saw a whole bunch of abandoned cars on the side of the road. I pulled over and took out my iPhone to snap some quick pictures and get back on the road, this is how this one was left behind… CAMERA: iPhone 5 “Fire in the sky” Photo: Brian Morris This is the original unedited file. No enhancement whatsoever on this file. CAMERA: iPhone 4S Mussels Photo: Ellen Appleton Macro shot of mussels attached to rocks on Crantock Beach in Cornwall CAMERA: iPhone 5s Fog on the Pond Photo: Sherry Becker Heavy fog early in the morning at the dog park allowed only some long-drowned trees to be visible from shore. CAMERA: iPhone 5S On the Way Up (with people) Photo: John Zenk Snapped this while hiking a 14’er, Grays Peak, in Colorado. CAMERA: Moto G Mom & Dad Photo: Rick Miller My parents, reading in their 100-year-old farmhouse. CAMERA: iPhone 5s Kitchen Dawn Photo: Rick Miller Dawn light in the kitchen of a 100-year-old farmhouse. CAMERA: iPhone 5s Colours Of God! Photo: Tahir Belim -Showing the colours God!- in this click! with a peacock feather! ” who says God is not exist! this is the Proof” -click without zoom, -No editing, just crop it in square. CAMERA: iphone 4 Sunset On The Porch Photo: Jessica Beyenhof Taken with iPhone4 at the Conference House Park, Staten Island on 8/24/11. Clouds at Sunset Photo: Jose Marco Diva Sunset at the beach in Moalboal, Cebu, Philippines CAMERA: iPhone 4 Roller Coaster Photo: Dionysis Toumazis Cloudy day at Thorpe Park. CAMERA: iphone 5 Saharan Sands Photo: Dionysis Toumazis The sound of silence, Sahara. CAMERA: iphone 5 Patterns of Nature Photo: Dionysis Toumazis The art of wind on a sand dune in the Sahara desert. CAMERA: iphone 5 By Light Photo: Cassie Way My son Atreyu exemplifying the changes of child’s play with the advances of technology. Here he browsed Youtube for toy videos to watch before bed. CAMERA: Samsung Gallaxy S5 St. Rita, Woman in the Light Photo: Laura Bornhoft The light in this image serves two purposes. Aesthetically, it provides an interesting framing effect. It also is representative of St. Rita in a way: she was a woman who suffered through much abuse and pain in her life but always remained in the light of Christ in spite of the darkness that surrounded her. CAMERA: Motorola Razr Maxx Coastal delight Photo: Nargis Saroya Taken with Samsung phone Give me thy phone Photo: Marius Comanescu Taken with iphone 5 s, no editing. Good morning beautiful. Photo: Samantha Case Sunrise in Gulf Shores, Alabama. No filter or edits. CAMERA: iPhone 5 Cold Photo: William Landry In New York, we stopped at a diner. I’m always looking for interesting shots and this one presented a great opportunity. My water contained those ice cubes that you only seem to find at restaurants. The light reflected beautifully and it came out just like I wanted. CAMERA: Apple iPhone 4 Releaseyourself Photo: Jade Winne Playing around in the water and taking pictures #Nofilter CAMERA: iPhone Sleeping Guy in Airport Photo: Oleg Bagmutskiy 6 June, Sheremetyevo Good night Moon, Good bye Sun! Photo: Mark Goldfarb After my son got drenched (above); he welcomed the surf , sun and warm breeze and embraced all that was good about the day. CAMERA: iPhone Through the eyes of the hunted. Photo: Jithin Chandra A close up of the eye of an injured goat with fear in his eyes. CAMERA: blackberry Z10 Inside the Golden Gate. Photo: Brianna Broyles I took this picture admiring how much better the Golden Gate looks from the inside rather than the outside. CAMERA: iPhone 5c “Dreams of gray”… Photo: Arun AB ..Till yesterday we had dreams of all colours….today all that colours have turned to one single gray…”the cold colour of death”. CAMERA: Moto G Leisure Photo: Samuel Greenhill I saw my sister’s beautiful sunglasses so I asked her to stay still. Then I got awkwardly close and snapped the photo of the amazing Cincinnati Reds playing through her reflective glasses. CAMERA: iPhone 4s Horse in Barn Photo: Carol Chabot Horse looking out window. CAMERA: Samsung Galaxy S5 Time Photo: Hiep Nguyen Rush hour in a tunnel. CAMERA: sony xperia Z1 Crystal Cove Photo: Allexis Cruz An amazing view from the hiking trail of Newport Beach’s Crystal Cove. CAMERA: iPhone 4 Pier Photo: Jenny Oetzell I love using the location I am in to create compelling images. The Hermosa Beach Pier is filled with lines, shapes, and vivid colors that allow me to shoot photos with just my phone. With a willing subject, I was able to experiment with height and framing. I love shooting with an iPhone because it makes me think harder about composition rather than shutter speed and aperture. CAMERA: iPhone 5 No Filter Needed Photo: Jenny Oetzell This photo was taken at the jetty in Redondo Beach, CA where you can find surfers and bodysurfers taking on the waves throughout the year. I had a feeling that the sunset was going to be spectacular this evening so I brought a friend down for a photo shoot. Though I had a DSLR by my side, many of the shots from my iPhone turned out just as good. No filter was needed to capture the beauty of this scene. CAMERA: iPhone 4s Rain Dance Photo: Scott Hamill Left over rain speckles a maple leaf. Photo: Samsung Galaxy S3 Sunshine, Rocks, and Flowers Photo: Elyse Quartuccio Shot taken while exploring the beautiful Colorado mountains. I rock scrambled up the side of the trail and found these flowers blooming through the rock crevices. CAMERA: iphone 5c Training Photo: Baskoro Septiadi Soccer player is undergoing some routine exercise in Jatidiri stadium, Semarang, Central Java. CAMERA: Samsung Galaxy S2 Pearl millet Photo: Saad Khan Pure and original. Just used external flashlight from top for blueish effect. CAMERA: HTC rhyme Sisters Photo: Jessika Paulsen Taken with a Droid Maxx, no filter. Camera app was standard with phone, unedited. Salt Creek Beach Sunset Photo: Mariusz Jeglinski One Sunday, few months ago, I went for an evening walk on a Salt Creek Beach in Dana Point, CA. I had only my cell phone on me when this amazing sunset happened. I guess it is true what they say – the best camera is the one you have with you. CAMERA: Nexus5 Camotes Island Photo Anthony Maureal I was in a family reunion in the Philippines on an island called Camotes (sweet potato). A storm was coming from a far just in time to get that gray sky and green/blue water. This small man-made look out spot was worked with me so well in terms of composition. Tropical Enlightenment. CAMERA: iphone 4s Hidden Droplet Photo: Ronnel Loreno This is a droplet inside the Chinese Bamboo leaves planted in our backyard. Took this photo with the aid of my iPhone’s built-in flash alone, no camera lens used. CAMERA: iPhone 4S Surround view Photo: Nithin Narayan Three crow just hanging on a light tube. CAMERA: I phone 4S Rolling hills #nofilter Photo: Alex Gillibrand The original of the edited photo CAMERA: iPhone 3GS #nofilter lighting Nature Photography photography Portraits MORE TO READ RELATED Check out these incredible images from the 2021 Audubon Photography Awards These winning images from the 2021 Audubon Photography Awards show birds in all their glory. READ NOW RELATED 10 iconic photographs worthy of your wall right now Bring fine art home with these wall decor... 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