For this contest, we invited you to share your best shots from around the World. From remote locations and rugged terrains to your own city or town; we invited you to showcase your best shots for a chance to see your photo published in a Digital Photographer Magazine article.

A big thank you to guest judge Lauren Scott. Lauren is the editor of Digital Photographer, an essential magazine for pro and enthusiast photographers around the globe. An experienced photography journalist and keen naturalist, Lauren loves to shoot the sweeping coastlines and serene landscapes on her doorstep but relishes in the opportunity to travel and connect with photographers worldwide.

Congratulations to the winner and 9 runners up that will be published in the Digital Photographer Magazine article.

Congratulations Grand Jury Winner "Air balloons over Cappadocia " by zenit

Congratulations Runner Up "The Long and Winding Road " by JudyHess

Congratulations Runner Up "the natural beauty of Indonesia where the mountain range " by rahmadhimawan_photography

Congratulations Runner Up "Mystic Morning " by Richard-Beresford-Harris

Congratulations Runner Up "Arctic Sailing " by jamesrushforth

Congratulations Runner Up "Monument Valley Rainbow " by frednewman

Congratulations Runner Up "Tent above the misty valley " by MartinDolinsky

Congratulations Runner Up "Good Morning " by odedios

Congratulations Runner Up "The light " by Fannie_Jowski

Congratulations Runner Up "Huangshan Magic " by billsisson

"Sunlit Majesty " by christianwicklein

"Mont-St-Michel-reflection " by Imdev

"_DSC1475___tonemapped-2v2 " by TheoShilton

"Budapest " by Joanna101

"_DSC6031 copy111 " by sonnguyen

"Cormorant fisherman " by wojciech_toman

"Manarola, Cinque Terre, Italy " by Pjerry

"Rays Of Sunshine " by dave_files_6525

"These magic moments " by DoraArt

"Ginger girl " by rolandpantea

"Olafsvik, Iceland " by gilesrrocholl

"Seven In A Row " by N1ckBaker

"Fairytales " by george_kossieris

"Aarburg Castle " by klavsmarko

"Reflection Canyon " by johnhaymore

"Underground City " by RafalMarcinkiewicz

"Sunset fishing " by JohnSmall

"Stormy Sunset-ztbstudios " by bellzax

"The Magical Dubai " by RustamAzmi

"The Leader " by ShaheenUmmalil

"Stormy Manarola " by Mattia_Bertaina

"Yosemite " by JeffAlexander

"Little White Church " by lddove

"The Valley of Fire " by albaker

"Lonely logs in the orange autumn woods " by TomasHudolin

"Windmills " by larryrogers

"Wizard Light " by hillaryyounger

"Road to the watchtower " by petrosnikolaides

"Camping under the aurora " by DJMay

"Ice Princess " by ellalauren

"Blue Hour Line " by critter

"Misty Morning " by DanaCarruthers

"No one was injured making this photo " by izzybouchard

"Good Night, Utah " by Juliocastropardo

"Death Valley " by Silverdarkness

"Seul au monde " by MikaPhoto83

"Balcon Pineta " by katarzyna_nizinkiewicz

"Atrium " by SteveBW

"Blackbuck, the Look " by avkash

"Tower bridge " by adi83

"Gentoo penguin in Antarctica " by SueClarkPhoto

"Grandstand " by JeffSiege

"Light at the End of the River " by suezyg2345

"Criss cross " by truetolifephotography

"Gasadalur " by dslrno

"Stay glassy " by create28

"Havenhuis " by svennobels

"472A1886 (2)-1 " by marciamyles

"Killie giraffes " by jackye

"Thermal Pool " by Athena_B

"Papa Nicolas Cave " by miroslavivanov

"Norway " by Mary18

" G O L D E N D U S T " by Dantes_View

"Camping in the Grand Canyon " by billklipp

"Hubbard Glacier " by deborahv

"Sky Pointers " by weshardaker

"La-torre-oscura " by MONSUGAR

"Mountain Sundown " by mrjcall

"Plitvice Lakes National Park " by FredGramoso

"Take a hike " by elijahharmon

"A cabin in northern Iceland " by patsphoto

"Dreamscapes, Olympic National Park, Washington " by patrickmarsonong

"Frozen water of lake Baikal " by EvgenyDubinchuk

"Photogenic Tornado " by NZPChasers

"Humpback Whale getting high " by bernophillipsonphillipson

"Tag " by kathymuhle

"Sinusoïdale schwarzwaldienne " by matayosoixantequatorze

"Play Time " by scottwickward

"Villefranche Sur Mer " by Alexlud

"San Pietro Roma " by RalfvonSamson

"Natural frame " by mikkokangasmaa

"Too far away " by Darrenp

"Red " by MariaBander

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"Hideaway " by Laurelle_June

"Durdle Door Sunburst " by Bynack

"Together till the last lights of the day " by Marco_Tagliarino

"The End " by smijh

"Fog " by Reka

" God's Carpet I " by nikosladic

"Sea Foam Moment " by larrybeard

"Blue Sky Slot " by michaelmarcoux

"Drowned and lighted " by russasanov

"Avery-Oak " by stevesmith_3371

"Ghosts and Silhouettes 2 " by shawnvoloshin

"Zaanse Schans in the first morning light " by hedgehunter

"In the flooded cave Vaca Ha - upstream " by petrpolach

"Lasso " by Katherinelynnphotography

"Autumn5 " by pacocruz

"Antelope Canyon " by BensViewfinder

"Secret Arch " by dereksturman

"Cool Runnings " by Fotomp

"Jumping out of the water " by gerdaeilts

"Texures in Desert " by tinawiley

"broken descent " by Popov_Alex

"Cheetah cubs " by the45thtribe

"DSC_6180-HDR " by simondadouche

"Moon rocks " by tomaszspychaa

"Kana Photography - Tasmania-3 " by KanaPhotography

"Moody Hintersee in Germany. Beautifull location " by samikohonen

"Morning haze " by sciepko

"in blue " by eman-photography

"Sunset Over the Sound " by KimberlyDunlap

" Saarah at Sunset " by johnboland

"Supercell " by AntonioBernardino