Thank you to all the photographers that shared their best photos of people in this photo contest with chances to win a Tamron 17-50mm f/2.8 lens and more!

A special thanks to friend and professional photographer Markku Lahdesmaki for his collaboration as a guest judge in this photo contest. Photographer Markku Lahdesmaki was born in Finland. He was eight years of age when his uncle gave him a simple camera with black-and-white film. Since then Markku has won numerous awards with his photography for both commissioned work and his own personal projects. He has won gold, silver awards and numerous Merits from the prestigious Association of Photographers’ Awards, London. He has been awarded at Clio, Epica, Cannes Lions, New York Festival, CA, APA, PX3, Graphis etc.

Congratulations Amateur Winner "Sewing Fishing Net " by sharonwan

Congratulations Grand Jury Winner "Running the Marathon " by pujdo

Congratulations Runner Up "Snoop " by trijoko

Congratulations Runner Up "Siddharta " by Gianstefano

Congratulations People's Choice "The Engine Driver " by mktalin

"Riding Home from Market " by ianrosler

"Dessanach kid " by janbella


"Taking a horse to water... " by danbaillie

"New Kittens " by snshpall

"With One Eye Open " by MATINphotography

"Pointe " by leightilley

"Young maiko fixing her make-up " by Patosan

"Abandoned " by chrischeek

"IMG_2792 " by nuri_ozciftci

"the cook... " by Freakingrabbit

"Uncoloured " by vivekjungbasnet

"Knight's Meadow " by lightweaveme

"sleep in peace when day is done " by leokieffer

"Those eyes " by francescorizzato

"1 (12 of 50) " by Basty

"Nepal " by diegoscaglione

"Skiing Fresh tracks in Val d'Isère. " by dougiesandy

"A. " by MariaSchaeferPhotography

"A part of my fantasies " by MortezaJafari

"Prince Harry Portrait June 2015 " by andrewverdie

"Wanderer " by slavasamoikenko

"Eternal Gold " by AlejandroFerrand

"Sweet Relief " by nicholetomjanovichquinn

"Autumn Vibes " by emmettsparling

"Smile is the key " by cristinascollo

"Untitled " by georgekamelakis

"Alona " by mcmanusphotog

"Untitled " by IdreesMohammed

"Clyde " by DanielGarrison

"In the dark " by loveAg105

"Bundled " by marijasmanja

"IMG_1470 " by ianmcmillan

"Sunset Melody " by JJPacunayen

"Peekaboo Charlie " by petereyles

"Angelina " by jipi

"Margo " by nikochim

"Green and Gold " by nicolakenny

"Thinking " by Joerg

"Africana " by christophershiels

"Homeless " by chrispisuk

"Home God Festival No. 7 " by IanLiptonPhotography

"Bernadette " by paulosborne

"The Trouble with Harry " by acefillmore

"Highlands " by Followmeaway

"Looking For You. " by Florianpascual

"First Breath " by jawsphotolife

" " by soemyintwinn

"The Violet Hour " by laurencoakley

"Waiting for love " by Kalynsky

"Street Portrait " by vascotrancoso

"A happy childhood " by natalyapryadko

"Lake Louise Canoe " by brendanvanson

"Man On The Desert " by pimpin_nagawan

"Lasso " by Katherinelynnphotography

"The Blue Room " by larrybeard

"Winter Soldier " by AramK

"Secret garden " by CarriAngel

"Royals " by KendraPaige

"scattered. " by punk_tual

"The girl and the fireworks " by SirDiegoSama

"The Marine " by kellilauck

"making fire " by kasper

"Decorated by Nature " by alexmoldovan

"Jodphur (blue city) - India " by krisbednarzewski

"Roots Birth " by Heretic

"Long Love " by sarawutkaka

"Jenny " by Manthos84

"Red Umbrella " by ashleycampbell_8229

"Kat " by maniablack

"Little Monks " by Forrest_Brown

"Olympics " by germanruiz

"Sweetness " by outlitephotography

"Jump " by Junejissle

"Alisa " by OlegErmak

"After 100 Years " by harymuhammad

"Self Portrait: Hair " by Faithklefever

"... " by gudratibrahimov

"Black Ink " by joshcaudwell

"Balcony Dance " by endegor

"Colors in my head " by vondan

"flipping in " by jump1rope

"Standing on the Precipice " by Vemsteroo

"Above the Clouds IV " by tk_photographies

"War Child " by i_shoot_raw

"The Summit " by kierankerrigan

" " by MRRogers

"Kiss of illusion " by shellspeare

"Duke Tattooing Frank " by brandonleedittsworth

"Be Free " by susanzentay

"Warming Light - Chile, Patagonia " by acseven

"Innocent Heart " by Mariellasphotography

"WE ALL KNOW " by mareksalajka

"Frozen Edges " by argiepyanez87

"Mursi women " by vedranvidak_1401

"Halo " by Fluxphotogs

"The Fencer " by jamesaphoto

"love " by jasonbassett

"Rhapsody in yellow " by maxmars

"w " by georginamay007

"Brother & Sister " by elenakonstantinidou

"Indian Man " by duncanheather

"YOU'RE ALL I NEED " by Scott_Black

"At the Gates of Heaven " by Shinegonzalvez

"Magic is everywhere " by austinmullen

"soul lights " by ernestabielskiene

"566 " by lindqvistphotography