Thank you to all the photographers that participated in the Bird Silhouettes Photo Contest, sharing their best photos showing bird shapes, forms and contours. Congratulations to the winners and finalists, and a special round of applause for the Grand Jury Winner who wins a Canon 20D DSLR Camera.

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

Congratulations Grand Jury Winner "Rabbit Island Lovers" by Simonsun

Congratulations People's Choice "Patience Is A Virtue" by randybenzie

Congratulations Amateur Winner "Sunrise With Penguins" by CathyWithers-Clarke

"Goliath Heron" by grahamgarland

"Great Blue Heron" by Jean-Francois

"Sunrise tree silhouette _SAM9600" by Brenda13

"Surreal " by franklinabbott

"The birds of Bentz street" by beamieyoung

"Départ Matinal " by RBourque

"ruwan.20151122.-bird-ibis" by RuwanFonseka

"Crane over everglades Sunrise." by tazdevilgreg

"Sandhill Silhouette" by ruthjolly

"Nevermore" by PhotoWorks

"Silhouette" by FledgelingImages

"Serengeti Sunset" by ron7cal

"Fading into the sunset" by TammyCook

" The Dance " by anitahogue

"evening meal" by gmiller

"Birds of Lake Wanaka " by michellemckoy

"Bird in the trees. " by brookesimpson

"Fish Eagle" by charlotterhodes

"Pelican Salute" by 14renren

"DSC_0396" by vickiecrosbycarroll

"In the shadows" by sharischultzmccollough

"Hummingbird Silhouette " by wildorchidphotography

"Morning Solitudes" by JimJH