Thank you to all the photographers that participated in the Bright And Colorful Photo Contest in collaboration with Blurb, sharing their best multicolored shots - portraits, landscapes, architecture, etc. Congratulations to the winners and finalists, and a special round of applause for the Grand Jury Winner who wins a $100 Blurb Coupon.

A special thanks to our friend and professional photographer Laurie Rubin for his collaboration as a guest judge. Laurie Rubin is an international award-winning photographer specializing in wildlife and nature photography. Her passion for photography as well as a career working for software companies, has combined her talents for teaching and sharing photography, from capture to post-processing. She currently has one of her prints displayed at the Smithsonian Natural History Museum.

"Euphoria" by ElysianFineArt

Euphoria by ElysianFineArt - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Natalia´s Lips" by guilhermeescosteguy

Natalia´s Lips by guilhermeescosteguy - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Explosive Sunset" by Dragos_Pop

Explosive Sunset by Dragos_Pop - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Elemental" by patrickdamon

Elemental by patrickdamon - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Waiting for spring" by HouavangPhotography

Waiting for spring by HouavangPhotography - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Contemporary Rosie" by fournierphotographe

Contemporary Rosie by fournierphotographe - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Ferrybridge_power_station_02" by gilesrrocholl

Ferrybridge_power_station_02 by gilesrrocholl - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Meri" by nikkikebbertmulkern

Meri by nikkikebbertmulkern - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Happiness is... running with a stick!!" by ceciliazuccherato

Happiness is... running with a stick!! by ceciliazuccherato - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Eastern rosella family" by NZEXPOSED_Photography

Eastern rosella family by NZEXPOSED_Photography - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Rainy Day" by AbbyMathison

Rainy Day by AbbyMathison - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Stairways and Fire" by dustpixxByFabioAntenore

Stairways and Fire by Fabio_Antenore - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Crimson " by marygracedelapena

Crimson  by gracealmera - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"waterdrops...." by goels

waterdrops.... by goels - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"That Wanaka Tree" by paulkleynhans

That Wanaka Tree by paulkleynhans - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"A Midsummer Night's Dream.." by claudiorussa

A Midsummer Night's Dream.. by claudiorussa - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"!!! My Aussie Sunset !!!" by bobbyd-skidmore

!!! My Aussie Sunset !!! by bobbyd-skidmore - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Bedraggled" by meganlorenz

Bedraggled by meganlorenz - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Sunset at Blacklick" by SedienaLee

Sunset at Blacklick by SedienaLee - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Barnaby the Labradoodle puppy 'in flight'!!" by andrewverdie

Barnaby the Labradoodle puppy 'in flight'!! by andrewverdie - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Iceberg Sunset" by DerekKind

Iceberg Sunset by DerekKind - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Hipnose" by filipecorreia

Hipnose by filipecorreia - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Aries Tor" by wolongshan

Aries Tor by wolongshan - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Mermaid" by kolbyschnelli

Mermaid by kolbyschnelli - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Blue Night" by (A)isaoyoshizu

Blue Night by isaoyoshizu - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Candy-floss woman" by annademjanenko

Candy-floss woman by AnnaDemy - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Neon Queen" by dallasharder

Neon Queen by dallasharder - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Fire and demons" by Sanmi

Fire and demons by Sanmi - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"untitled" by Cookieman

"Gorge" by LetsDiscovearth

Gorge by LetsDiscovearth - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Arindom_Chowdhury_Photography_Beauty_1435" by ArindomChowdhury

Arindom_Chowdhury_Photography_Beauty_1435 by ArindomChowdhury - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Spring is here!" by Ethos

Spring is here! by Ethos - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Lena" by katjakemnitz

Lena by katjakemnitz - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Kampina 1" by (A)iriswaanders

Kampina 1 by iriswaanders - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"ROHGANTS-810397_pp" by (A)RohgantsPhotogarphy

ROHGANTS-810397_pp by RohgantsPhotogarphy - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Broken Hill" by floodthesensor

Broken Hill by floodthesensor - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Scarlet purse full of dreams" by PinaCiervo

Scarlet purse full of dreams by PinaCiervo - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Preakness Balloon glow 2013 Maryland" by NocturnalEchoImagery

Preakness Balloon glow 2013 Maryland by NocturnalEchoImagery - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Princess" by przemyslawchola

Princess by przemyslawchola - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"La vie en rose" by (A)Feova

La vie en rose by Feova - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Emmerie flowers Pt II-1" by rhino886

Emmerie flowers Pt II-1 by rhino886 - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Beautiful Nature..." by JorgeCanelas

Beautiful Nature... by JorgeCanelas - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Sun over the Water" by robcarter

Sun over the Water by robcarter - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Glory Window-8938" by (A)Betty_A

Glory Window-8938 by Betty_A - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Pleasure Pier" by gwenwhitley

Pleasure Pier by gwenwhitley - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Showing Off Those Feathers" by (A)chrisreichard

Showing Off Those Feathers by chrisreichard - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"DSC_0127-2" by antonybirch

DSC_0127-2 by antonybirch - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Mandarin Goby" by wildorchidphotography

Mandarin Goby by KatieMcKinneyPhotography - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"DSC_0151-2" by samanthaortiz

DSC_0151-2 by samanthaortiz - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"To Last Forever" by GigiJim08

To Last Forever by GigiJim08 - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Autumn Getaway " by (A)Tammy_Nash

Autumn Getaway  by Tammy_Nash - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Plates" by (A)gregla

Plates by gregla - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Color your world" by (A)wonderwoman627

Color your world by wonderwoman627 - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Colours Of Holi" by ipshitaray

"3 Balloons" by (A)guendella

3 Balloons by guendella - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Wild Spring, Braga, Portugal" by (A)CatarinaFerreira

Wild Spring, Braga, Portugal by CatarinaFerreira - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Happiness is..." by liliaalvarado

Happiness is... by liliaalvarado - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"ladybug" by riankrenzer

ladybug by riankrenzer - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"All about the feathers" by Jfer1992

All about the feathers by Jfer1992 - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Hwange Sunset Elephants at Waterhole-3" by Pegertler

Hwange Sunset Elephants at Waterhole-3 by Pegertler - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"You can't see me" by michaelstawiarski

You can't see me by michaelstawiarski - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Lonely tree in valensole" by paolobubu

Lonely tree in valensole by paolobubu - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Eye - Green Tree Python" by GWorks

Eye - Green Tree Python by GWorks - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Old Horse Pen" by (A)Harvinho

Old Horse Pen by Harvinho - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Captiva Sunset Chairs" by scottevers

Captiva Sunset Chairs by scottevers - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Koi Pond" by GeoffColeImages

Koi Pond by GeoffColeImages - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Winters Warmth " by corymarshall

Winters Warmth  by corymarshall - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Wallace Refused to Tip Toe" by JennaVee

Wallace Refused to Tip Toe by JennaVee - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"Dizzy Fun" by mrjcall

Dizzy Fun by mrjcall - Bright And Colorful Photo Contest

"family in misty park" by jorma