1 of 14 Here are the top photos sent in by you, our readers, for the first round of our Photographer of the Year competition. The theme was 'Street life'. The winner voted by you to go through to the final was 'Burano' by Euan Cartwright.
2 of 14 'The Conversation' by Bob Given also qualifies for the final round.
3 of 14 'Street kid, Phnom Penh' by Philip Coggan came a close third - the following entries appear in no particular order
4 of 14 'Snow in Nijmegen' by Agnieszka Skrzypek
5 of 14 'Untitled' by Tovy-Tobias Salman
6 of 14 'Bangladesh' by Adam Panczuk
7 of 14 'Playing Chinese Chess at the Festival of Light in Hoi Anh' by Adrian "Bard" Green
8 of 14 'Wedding Band' by Aron Dalla Rosa
9 of 14 'Addis Ababa, Ethiopia' by David Kirba
10 of 14 'Water is life' by Luis ArgŁelles
11 of 14 'Rainy evening in Seville' by Nathan Wajsman