For this contest, we asked you to show us how you explore mother nature. From big mountains and stormy weather to calm ocean shores and pristine tropical waters; you showed us your take on mother nature through a creative lens. Get inspired by the submissions from this community and congratulations to all the finalists.

"From North With Love " by kasparsdzenis

"Reflection Lake " by photosbyrashid

"Morning Snow at Agua Canyon " by DJCP

"Pacific sunset " by razvaniliescu

"©EdGiffordCanyonlandsarch " by egifford

"Valley of Fire " by sherrylaydaugherty

" " by quynhle

"Beach Sunset " by sabinearnold

"Just before sunrise " by StefanSm1t

"Thor Returns " by sgmtmi

"Monument Valley Rainbow " by frednewman

"Escape from the ice " by fabrizioferraris

"Gates of the Valley " by joybello

"Sunset Paddle " by tracymunson

"rainbow light " by LiveInspiredByBrenda

"Photogenic Tornado " by NZPChasers

"Piercing Through the Tree " by jeffpudlinski

"winter morning in yosemite " by lucmena

"Lone tree " by livioferrari

"Reaching " by KRL_Photo

"Volcanic Eruption " by globetrottingtimo

"Ingredientes de vida " by JPfotografia

"Sunset " by feans

"Sunrise at the Eibsee " by talesofjustin

"Stumped Screech " by GreenCopperz

 

"Sunset above the clouds. " by olegpitkovskiy

"Chestnuts in Moravia " by teca55

"GossHillStream " by leacaffrey

"One Big Family " by zachparkerimages

"Sunrise on the Wishkah River " by stefaniebloomingdalebaltzell

"Wyadup " by TimKramer

"Jumping out of the water " by gerdaeilts

"Yosemite " by JeffAlexander

"Tempest " by Jellyfire

"These magic moments " by DoraArt

"The Naeroyfjord " by kjetilstenslandvilnes

"Tree " by PaulHenryStudios

"Ephemeral " by BrianaK

"Hallett Awakes " by MedicineWalkPhotographer

"Great American Bison 7 " by lancebylancelowrie

"Minimal Winter " by JBramerPhotography

"Isole Lofoten " by lancellotti

"Shadows Fading in the Haze " by thomasdefranzoni

"Bright Desert Sun " by vanessasiggardkay

"Colorful autumn " by maperick

"Alive " by ChrisWilliamsEXP

"Paint the Sky " by simalg05

"The Hague " by MartaTheLondonWay

" " by joanmonterde

"Going up " by (A)danielmillerphotos

"By the beach " by (A)chad_clark

"Valley of Fire " by (A)ks_pics