500px is a photographic community powered by creative people from all over the world that lets you share and discover inspiring photographs is now available for your iPad. With the 500px account you can elegantly showcase your photos, create slideshows, browse your friends’ photos and your favourites.

500px is aimed at hobbyist and professional photographers who want to show off their portfolios than people posting casual snapshots.

The new 500px iPad app launched over the weekend now serves 50 percent of all traffic seen by 500px’s website. 500px for iPad is currently the top free photo app in the Russian app store, #3 in Canada and #4 in the United States.

According to 500px’s Creative Director, Evgeny Tchebotarev, the community has grown 20 times over the past 12 months, and now serves 54 million pageviews and sees 6.6 million visits per month.