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19th Oct 2015

Think you can do better? These are the food snaps nominated for the Snapys best picture award



Are your Instagram pictures as good as these? If so, you could be an award winner.

The Huawei Snapys Awards reward the best Instagram snaps from across 20 different categories such as Food, Travel, Fashion, People, Pets and some creative wild card categories too.

To enter just tag pictures on Instagram with the Huawei Snapys awards hashtag – #huaweisnapys and then add in your preferred category hashtag to enter a category (e.g. #food #people #travel #music).

All the pictures with the #huaweisnapys hastag will be found and published on and put to the public vote, then the top 10 in each category will be shortlisted.

A panel of expert judges will pick the winner at an exclusive awards party in October and let us tell you, the prizes are absolutely wonderful. Have a look:

Huawei Grand Prize:

  • A return trip to China
  • A visit to Huawei HQ in Shenzen
  • A Personal tour guide Becoming a Social Media Ambassador for Huawei.
  • Access to the latest Huawei products.
  • Flights & accommodation included

Other prizes include a Failte Ireland €5,000 commissioned project, a €1000 IKEA voucher sponsored by Permanent TSB, a €200 JUST EAT voucher, a €500 commissioned project by, 2 tickets to a 2016 festival thanks to 2fm, Web
Summit tickets and that’s just naming a few.

So if you think you can do better than these guys, now might be the time to start preparing your speech.

Here are some of our favourites in the #food category.

A photo posted by Daire Friel (@dairefriel) on

Easy like Sunday morning ? After our Saturday indulgence I need something nutritious for brekkie ? Gloriously Green Smoothie Bowl: ⭐2 Ripe Bananas ⭐Cup Baby Spinach ⭐Cup Frozen Garden Peas ⭐Half Cup OJ ⭐Half Cup Almond Milk Toppings: ⭐Raspberries ⭐GF Granola ⭐Chia Seed/Sesame Seed ⭐Flaked Almonds Spinach of course is high in iron, vitamin K, vitamin A (in the form of carotenoids), manganese, folate, magnesium, copper, vitamin B2, vitamin B6, vitamin E, calcium, potassium, and vitamin C. It is a very good source of dietary fiber, phosphorus, vitamin B1, zinc, protein, and choline.? Green peas are a great source of bone-building vitamin K and manganese. They will boost your levels of folate – a micronutrient that is crucial for heart health and foetal development – and their significant store of vitamin C supports your immune system.? #breakfast #eatyourgreens #smoothie #bowl #vegan #veggies #vegetarian #nourish #food #benefits #facts #sunday #morning #plantpower #plants #cleaneats #nutrients #healthy #fitfam #happy #eatwell #feelwell #livelong #foodpic #whatveganseat #veganfoodshare #crueltyfree #naturelovers #huaweisnapys #food   A photo posted by Niamh Curran (@smoothie.operator) on

A photo posted by Soder+Ko (@soderandko) on

Do you think you can do better? Well then it’s time to get snapping.

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