Art of Building architectural photography competition - the incredible winners

Astonishing architecture, frantic urban scenes and beautiful buildings are the subjects of the winning pictures for the Art of Building photography competition.

The architectural picture contest seeks out the world’s finest photography featuring the built environment.

The competition is run by the Chartered Institute of Building and aims to celebrate the creativity of the industry, and the creativity of the people who work within it.

Photographer Roman Robroek’s eerie picture of an abandoned power station, resembling the inside of a UFO, was crowned winner overall.

The winners and runners up were taken across the world. from rural settlements to brutalist city centres.