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
‘Motherhood’ by @tahiryamin – Dubai, United Arab Emirates
‘Family Noa’ by @gustavo_moroz – Argentina
‘Family means looking in the same direction together’ by @a.rosenthal – Grevenbroich, Germany
‘Tenderness’ by @izlemus – Granada, Spain
‘Mom and calf’ by @gerardmarsal – Fingal Head, Australia
‘Circle of life’ by @hardikgaurav – Udaipur, India
‘Happy family’ by @karykan – Lak Lake, Vietnam
‘All we have is each other: the rich bond of twins’ by @kobbykatalist – Accra, Ghana
‘Sisters’ by @erinmichelleriddle – Multnomah, USA
‘Happy family’ by @dikyedarling – Jakarta, Indonesia
‘Dad son’ by @antonytrivet – Karirana Kiambu, Kenya
‘Happy couple’ by @priyowiddi – Jakarta, Indonesia
‘Brothers’ by @farhanlabib2222 – Sarail-Aruail Road, Bangladesh
‘Real Himalaya brotherhood’ by @donaldobarros – Laya, Bhutan
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