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These heartwarming photos showcase family bonds from around the world

When the time comes to crack out the family photo album, these snappers will have plenty to show the grandchildren.

A new contest from photo app Agora challenged photographers from around the world to send in their best family-focused images, and more than 8,400 of the them responded.

50 finalists have now been selected – and these are our favourite shots…

‘The future of a family rests with the next generation’ by @allela – Magadi, Kenya

@allela

‘Motherhood’ by @tahiryamin – Dubai, United Arab Emirates

@tahiryamin

‘Family Noa’ by @gustavo_moroz – Argentina

@gustavo_moroz

‘Family means looking in the same direction together’ by @a.rosenthal – Grevenbroich, Germany

@a.rosenthal

‘Tenderness’ by @izlemus – Granada, Spain

@izlemus

‘Mom and calf’ by @gerardmarsal – Fingal Head, Australia

@gerardmarsal

‘Circle of life’ by @hardikgaurav – Udaipur, India

@hardikgaurav

‘Happy family’ by @karykan – Lak Lake, Vietnam

@karykan

‘All we have is each other: the rich bond of twins’ by @kobbykatalist – Accra, Ghana

@kobbykatalist

‘Sisters’ by @erinmichelleriddle – Multnomah, USA

@erinmichelleriddle

‘Happy family’ by @dikyedarling – Jakarta, Indonesia

@dikyedarling

‘Dad son’ by @antonytrivet – Karirana Kiambu, Kenya

@antonytrivet

‘Happy couple’ by @priyowiddi – Jakarta, Indonesia

@priyowiddi

‘Brothers’ by @farhanlabib2222 – Sarail-Aruail Road, Bangladesh

@farhanlabib2222

‘Real Himalaya brotherhood’ by @donaldobarros – Laya, Bhutan

@donaldobarros

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Tulip33
16th Jul 2020
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Thanks for voting!
My favourites are :- 'Circle of Life' hardikgaurav India and ' All We Have is Each Other : The Rich Bond of Twins kobbykatalist Ghana. Brilliant photography.
LyndaS98
15th Jul 2020
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Thanks for voting!
Loved ‘Circle of life’ by @hardikgaurav – Udaipur, India and ‘Dad son’ by @antonytrivet – Karirana Kiambu, Kenya.

Must admit they are all really good.

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