Thank you to all the photographers that shared their best B&W photos in the A Black And White World Photo Contest with chances to win more than $1,000 in prizes!

A special thanks to the photographers that helped us find the following finalists and some of the most popular photos by voting for their favorite submissions. Stay tuned for more cool photo contests and the winner announcement coming soon!

"Shades of Black 'n White" by Carlos_Santero

"Hair Silhouette" by (A)teewhyell

"divorce" by ulisessandoval

"ph" by denniscontreras

"Vesturhorn from Stokssnes Beach, Infrared" by HaliSowle

"Black & White Wave" by JonDavatzPhotography

"Emerging From The Shadows" by ElenaParaskeva

"Skull Candy" by Charlotte1985

"Cabin by the Lake" by peterfoldiak

"Where am I going?" by strOOp

"_ACT9300" by robheath

"The Hut" by SueR

"20150309200505" by (A)mityaika

"Lion King" by ctbehrend

"Time to rock" by gatorchaser

"The Final Sail " by meaganvblazier

"marlborough" by KellyALongphotography

"Twins" by AnjaWessels

"The Jump" by jcosorio

"persian leopard" by pixelmac

"Abyss " by jasongerard

"steam ahead" by Alidowd

"The Old Church" by DerekKind

"Canticle " by Followmeaway

"Black on white" by lukakwiatkowsky

"image" by Adesculpture

"Good Bye" by cindysnaps

"untitled" by johnandrew

"Bay Bridge" by fotosbysal

"Feeling blue" by siegart

"Elaine " by PaulHenryStudios

"Bliss bw" by maaikeschauer

"Making Memories" by MinottiPhotography

"She loves the wind" by JackHoier

"Cast Aside, Cast Away" by shawnvoloshin

"autumn beauty" by atrdesign

"Eyes" by giovannivolpe

"untitled" by Cookieman

"MOMMA BEAR" by TAlcatraz

"Mirror of the sky" by (A)aidagri

"Manhattan Bridge in the dark" by Galskjaer

"paul framed" by (A)Shinegonzalvez

"Aberdeen beach" by ireid195

"Storm" by vladimirchuyko

"Logan" by melissanelsonnoble

"Eye 2 Eye - Elk" by JimCumming

"Transylvania evening fog comes over the river" by ferencboloni

"Free as the Wind" by kapuschinsky

"Taking Flight" by (A)p-jtaylor

"The Pier" by CurtisReese

"On The Rails - Queen Victoria Building , Sydney Australia" by philipjohnson

"African Elephant Portrait" by CathyWithers-Clarke

"Boat with stormy sky" by stormgirl1960

"Broken" by ianrobins

"Not Your Average Character" by maxxchildress

"Last Stop, Yosemite Valley" by redwoodexposures

"Destiny" by Jellyfire

"JerryBruckheimerBW" by jasonpersoff

"into the abyss" by elecfoto

"Supai Falls" by stephenleonardi

"Eternal Love" by willemkuijpers

"Apocalypto" by bluetorus

"..." by Mof1983

"Late night story time" by jennparkin

"Under the Pier" by terrianderson

"Golden Gate Bridge" by KanaPhotography

"Lizz Lake_MG_3085_6_7-2" by ghamer

"Lion" by radekgora

"Grant Thomas B-W Turtle" by Grantjpthomas

"Monumental Sundown" by FredsPlace

"Working Hard" by JodiPflepsen

"time without time" by joecas

"Samuel " by marcochavez

"SB_bw2" by lynnnalty

"Storm Breaks" by daveterp

"DSC_6302-Edit" by pnewbery

"Mill Over Troubled Water" by TomHeywood

"Epiphany" by (A)LarryGreene

"Reflection Row" by jamierichey

"Spray" by galsworth

"Aire Valley , Californian Redwoods" by (A)KHulm67

"Yosemite Fog" by diversionphotography

"Shaking off Old Dust." by SamuelGillilanPhotography

"Church of Our Lady" by Davehook

"Dark" by ClaudiuCS

"Freckles in the Summer" by dallasharder

"Shadow" by (A)JessicaJoy

"Elegant throwback" by JDesjardins

"earth" by jasonbassett

"color blind" by (A)lianeguerinbolles

"Contemplating mrkII B&W" by pedrontheworld

"MapleLeaf" by drdw

"Old Bedford" by (A)ValleyGirl76

"DRAMATIC PORTRAIT O2" by francismtey

"Pier in Black and White" by raphaelbruckner

"Follow Me" by ChristineCHess

"In his eyes" by wildorchidphotography

"Fogotten truck b&w" by roelofvandermerwe

"Chris Islande" by ANVI

"Tidal Confusion" by StuartByles

"Reading" by SnapshotzPhotography

"redwoods in the mist" by metasequoia

"Eiffel Tower " by Davidd25

"Sandstone Striations" by springlake

"The King" by HamishMitchell

"Ray shower " by Vishpala

"Winter Cabin " by racheljonesross

"Morning Mists" by ShadowmacPhotography

"morning dew close up" by (A)bryanbrown

"All The Way Home" by phil1

"Waterfall" by mariannapalloskeseru

"The Final Mooring B&W" by Paul-Stapleton

"Night-time at the station" by DreamingOfSteam

"Skye, a must go see." by StuieRooster

"Cat on a Hot Tin Roof." by Arch

"karo" by vedranvidak_1401

"Medusa Art" by rolandbach

"Dust Bath 2" by annamarieharding

"Font at Salisbury Cathedral" by ceridjones

"Winter Sunrise in Bagan" by zayyarlynn

"Boat and peaks, Lofoten, Norway" by LeePengelly

"Icy Playground" by (A)timzeipekis

"IMG_59254" by yuliyakrivosheeva

"Dirty" by tpruessner

"Lone Tree of Wanaka" by SebastianWarneke

"River of Time" by sethcoulter

"'River Lyn'" by carlhudson

"Together we cry" by ashleysowter

"Ferryland Lighthouse" by (A)Eunice1

"Anonymous" by alexcampanella

"A Taste of Africa" by (A)SusiStroud

"Storm's Rage" by emxsee

"Ghost house" by Alannixon

"church sayer" by Jazzphotography

"Drama at the Rock" by (A)nigel3333

"Release the stress" by pedrocastro_2572

"tony" by junglehammer

"NudeArt" by AlessandroDeLuca

"Count of San Gimignano" by Steve-Pond