Nominees include a wheelchair that can climb stairs, the world's first translating earpiece, ink made from air pollution, and a robot that carries your stuff while rolling along behind you like R2-D2.
Many of the images he took as a 22-year-old aspiring photographer lay forgotten until a history student chanced across them in 2011.
The British Life Photography Awards, celebrating the diversity of life in Britain, are open to amateur and professional photographers of all ages.
A photograph of a lightning bolt striking within the ash cloud of an erupting volcano has won the 2017 National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year contest.
The judges of the 2017 EyeEm Photography Awards have chosen 100 finalists from more than 590,000 entries.
Some of the most spectacular pictures entered into the 2017 Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition.
Brightly coloured murals allow potential customers to see what is on offer inside shops that don't have large display windows.
Bacon, who died in 1992, was one of the most highly regarded artists of the 20th century.
Nick Hannes won the Documentary series with a project featuring the culture of the elite in Dubai, while Lissa Rivera's striking portraits of her non-binary partner explore contemporary notions of gender.
Pioneering photographer Eadweard Muybridge created early time lapse photos of humans and animals walking, running and jumping.
Kristian von Hornsleth previously paid hundreds of African villagers to change their name to "Hornsleth".
IBTimes UK interviews the Grammy award-winning rapper and producer.
This year's winners were selected from thousands of entries submitted by photographers from more than 140 countries around the world.
There are just a few days left to enter the travel photography contest and stand a chance of a winning 10-day trip for two to the Galápagos.
Scotland's premier photography festival – running from 18 June to 31 July 2017 – features established names and emerging talent.