Thank you to all the photographers that share their best photos showing bold colors in this photo contest with chances to win a Sigma 70-300mm f/4-5.6 macro lens and more.

A special thanks to friend and professional photographer Maddie McGarvey for her collaboration as a guest judge in this colors photo contest. Maddie McGarvey is a photographer based in Columbus, Ohio. She graduated from Ohio University’s School of Visual Communication in 2012 with a degree in Photojournalism. In 2014 she was named an Emerging Talent for Getty Reportage and in 2015 was selected as one of Magnum’s 30 Photographers under 30. In 2016 she was chosen as one of TIME's 51 Instagram Photographers to follow in the USA and has recognized by Picture of the Year International for her campaign and portrait work. She frequently works for The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Mother Jones Magazine, NPR, ESPN and her work has appeared in The New York Times Magazine, National Geographic, and on the cover of TIME Magazine.

Congratulations Grand Jury Winner " " by pedrontheworld

 by pedrontheworld - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"I love this portrait. The composition through the window is great. I love the colors of the walls and her bright pink shirt. Her smile looks genuine and it's a nice moment. It makes me want to know more about her." - Maddie McGarvey

Congratulations Runner Up "Marching band " by JayLawler

Marching band by JayLawler - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"I love both the colors and the perspective of this photo. I applaud the photographer for using a birds-eye view to photograph this marching band, and how they stick out against the bright yellow background. Makes for a very unique image. " - Maddie McGarvey

Congratulations Runner Up "Fiery-Throated Hummingbird. " by Alfredo_Jose

Fiery-Throated Hummingbird. by Alfredo_Jose - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"I've never seen a bird with so many colors. Truly stunning. And I applaud the photographer for getting such a nice photo of a bird that moves so fast. Nature photography requires a lot of patience, and this photo is beautiful. " - Maddie McGarvey

Congratulations Amateur Winner " " by Carnel

 by Carnel - Bold Colors Photo Contest

Congratulations People's Choice "Brighten up your day " by AlanBranch360

Brighten up your day by AlanBranch360 - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"Colourful Dreams " by rmontagnini

Colourful Dreams by rmontagnini - Bold Colors Photo Contest

" " by JGow_Photography

 by JGow_Photography - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"lips " by pamramseycorey

lips by pamramseycorey - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"The chameleon " by MarketaNovak

The chameleon by MarketaNovak - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"In trappola " by SalvatiPhotography

In trappola by SalvatiPhotography - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"NGHTSHFT " by StefanWitte

NGHTSHFT by StefanWitte - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"Yellow " by redzepagicaida

Yellow by redzepagicaida - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"Rose " by NinaMasic

Rose by NinaMasic - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"Lemons2000 " by ElenaParaskeva

Lemons2000 by ElenaParaskeva - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"focus " by mattiasam

focus by mattiasam - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"Choo Choo Blue " by straytoast

Choo Choo Blue by straytoast - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"Regan NEW ORLEANS " by tristanduplichain

Regan NEW ORLEANS by tristanduplichain - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"Portrait from the Set " by M_StylePhotographie

Portrait from the Set by M_StylePhotographie - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"Liquid Neon " by kylere

Liquid Neon by kylere - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"homes " by Elchin_Jabbarov

homes by Elchin_Jabbarov - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"Sky Gazer " by KyleForemanPhoto

Sky Gazer by KyleForemanPhoto - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"Finishing Touch " by gjtravelphotos

Finishing Touch by gjtravelphotos - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"Looking Up " by rafaelcalderon

Looking Up  by rafaelcalderon - Bold Colors Photo Contest

" " by nazf27

 by nazf27 - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"Battle Cry " by KDRphotography

Battle Cry by KDRphotography - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"Portrait of a Self-Portrait " by Jackie_Kancir

Portrait of a Self-Portrait by Jackie_Kancir - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"Into the Light " by LeanneNB

Into the Light by LeanneNB - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"A World Of Colour " by AzuraPhotography

A World Of Colour by AzuraPhotography - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"A Hot Air Evening (1) " by BLSPhotography

A Hot Air Evening (1) by BLSPhotography - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"Sunset on the tulips " by JulienBeyrath

Sunset on the tulips by JulienBeyrath - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"Carry me away " by Drsilly31

Carry me away by Drsilly31 - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"Mandarin Goby " by KatieMcKinneyPhotography

Mandarin Goby by KatieMcKinneyPhotography - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"Flow 2 " by matthewarmsby

Flow 2 by matthewarmsby - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"*** " by slavasamoikenko

*** by slavasamoikenko - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"Colored Pencils " by ingephotos

Colored Pencils  by ingephotos - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"Post-Color Leftovers with Color " by tricianicolescott"Carnival 2 " by livioferrari

Carnival 2 by livioferrari - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"yell-245 " by shannonkirk

yell-245 by shannonkirk - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"Chinese poppy " by Hattie

Chinese poppy by Hattie - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"Empty Padres Seats " by barbarawhitman

Empty Padres Seats by barbarawhitman - Bold Colors Photo Contest

" " by GermanRuizPhoto

 by GermanRuizPhoto - Bold Colors Photo Contest

""La visita del cernícalo" " by lenaavalon

"La visita del cernícalo" by lenaavalon - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"Sewing-2- " by jenniferwilhite_photog

Sewing-2- by jenniferwilhite_photog - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"Purple " by Kim_Schou

Purple by Kim_Schou - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"red on yellow " by tazzzer62

red on yellow by tazzzer62 - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"Focus Stack Daisy " by maxrittner

Focus Stack Daisy by maxrittner - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"On Fire " by noukkasigne

On Fire by noukkasigne - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"A Look Inside Firefly " by jimstennette

A Look Inside Firefly by jimstennette - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"Rianthus " by amork

Rianthus by amork - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"Little Skipper " by Nancy1958

Little Skipper by Nancy1958 - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"I believe in doing the rigth things; that is my character and personality. " by innafangel

I believe in doing the rigth things; that is my character and personality. by innafangel - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"Moraine Lake View " by EvanHaas

Moraine Lake View by EvanHaas - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"summer time swim " by Andreamartinphoto

summer time swim by Andreamartinphoto - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"Mirrors without Reflections " by Kavanthekid

Mirrors without Reflections  by Kavanthekid - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"Autumn Delight " by ManishMamtani

Autumn Delight by ManishMamtani - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"Dreams do come true for those who are dare to believe - Baby rainbow " by amaliazilio

Dreams do come true for those who are dare to believe  - Baby rainbow by amaliazilio - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"“When the colours speak, close your mouth tight and open your eyes wide!” ? Mehmet Murat ildan " by kiwidragonfly

“When the colours speak, close your mouth tight and open your eyes wide!”  ― Mehmet Murat ildan  by kiwidragonfly - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"Car of Many Colors " by EmilioPasquale

Car of Many Colors by EmilioPasquale - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"istanbul " by Kenwaxman

istanbul by Kenwaxman - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"Eyes " by DThorpePhoto

Eyes by DThorpePhoto - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"Beach Princess " by gbutts1121

Beach Princess by gbutts1121 - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"Dias de los Muertes " by iwangroot

Dias de los Muertes by iwangroot - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"I love my ladder " by darcysutphin-delia

I love my ladder by darcysutphin-delia - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"The queen in the storm " by VonDuerring

The queen in the storm by VonDuerring - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"Zene 4 VVP " by carelvanvuuren

Zene 4 VVP by carelvanvuuren - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"The salty island " by jamiemackrill

The salty island by jamiemackrill - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"Spring Time Photoshoot " by justinciappara

Spring Time Photoshoot by justinciappara - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"Jordan " by spectaclephoto

Jordan by spectaclephoto - Bold Colors Photo Contest

"First Steps together " by tatjanakaufmann