A special thanks to all the photographers that shared their best shots showing lines and composition in this photo contest with chances to win a DryZone BP 40L waterproof camera backpack from Lowepro  and more!

We appreciate the collaboration of friend and professional photographer Nicky Hamilton as a guest judge in this photo contest. Nicky Hamilton (British, born 1982), is a photographer and former Head of Art at leading advertising agency M&C Saatchi. His method is highly filmic, designing and building elaborate sets to create pictures of extraordinary detail and narrative. His work explores characters’ emotional states by playing with performance and symbolism in order to produce deeply evocative moods.

"MingusMill-7975 " by jmhillphoto

"Swiss Lake " by manic35

"Ole School " by Dollarshots

"right at the end " by PoloD

"DSC_5196 " by droptinecollections

"Seebrücke Sellin " by RuudMooi

"The Path " by marcocaduff

"Sari02 " by markcarolan

"Covered by light " by martinkrystynek

"_MG_9197 " by simonelenzi

"The Endless Path " by Discover_Abruzzo

"Sunset at coniston jetty " by russellwaite

"Green Arch " by joybello

"The Spark " by kirstymorrell

"82 Pismo Dunes " by ronaldwebb

"The Great Ocean Road Lorne Pier " by TrevJel

"Liège-Guillemins Escalators " by RubenB

"The long Jetty " by kimschou

"Autumn Is Coming " by PaulGJohnson

"Beyond the Pier " by simalg05

"Catherine Hill Bay coal wharf NSW Australia " by CamCooke

"field of lightning " by Jbowersphotography

"Lake Pepin " by DoigPhotography

"Nelson Lakes " by NielsFahrenkrogPhoto

"Fully Booked " by GaryCummins

"Railway to Light " by dyanpratt

"Dramatic Sunrise Long Exposure " by iamcordz

"_MG_0861 (2) " by donaldgbrown

"Autumn stormy road " by jacobjohnleyba

"The path " by Markus_van_Hauten

"Calatrava " by giovannivolpe

"_DSC4868___tonemapped " by TheoShilton

"Break The Boundaries " by WendyHudnall

"GSM_5330 " by photoABSTRACTION

"Light and shadow on a woman's perfect body " by Chris_Bos_Photography

"Flaubert bridge " by pascalpbz

"Old Pier, Ria de aveiro " by pauloprinter

"Away! " by zayyarlynn

"Jetty into sunset " by mb_lichtbild

"Church in sunbeams. " by Geinis

"The Good, The Bad and The Dirty " by ashtraus

"Time passing by " by michaelstabentheiner

"Lines " by JCSimoes

"Into the Sunset " by dpgoldphotos

"Tunnel Vision " by RichardReames

"MacDougal Church " by WetCoastStudios

"Pasarela " by davidriquelme

"Under the bridge " by bernardward

"Germany " by ricardoneves

"All i want is you " by fabrizioferraris

"junktion " by markussende

"Alpine Outflow " by RemarkableImagery

"Streets #2 / Iceland " by SebastianWarneke

"Follow the light " by Eventyr

"Something to Tell " by christiangigerphotography

"London - London Bus and Tower Bridge " by jacobsurland

"Leaving Soon " by (A)carolcardillo

"Sunset in Lepena valley " by (A)ninofrelih

"Miraflores at Night " by (A)hartmanc10

"Highway to heaven " by chris-herzog

"TransAmerica Landscape Black and White 1 (1 of 1) " by jaredweaver

"Dawn " by templopolis

"Dawn " by glennbernasol

"Road to nowhere " by ErikDerbyPhotography

"Rhino "Crashing" an Elephant Party! " by WorldPix

"Wooden Wharf " by richardvandewalle

"Classic Narrabeen " by gregbarber

"Wonderful Pier " by akphotographystudio

"Boulders_Snow_Feb12_2017_Watermark " by sdondero

"Aberdeen beach " by ireid195

"Lofoten " by philipslotte

"Sunset railway " by feliciamireles

"Chasing Angels " by mmarriuss

"Sunset by the bridge " by ilyayakover

"SPEEDING IN AMSTERDAM " by carl_doghouse

"Mount Cook " by Stephen-Blake-Photography

"Lorne Pier " by (A)Sandra-365

"Masterminds " by dianamehrez

"Moody Moss " by natosed

"Lone Honking Tree " by GigiJim08

"center! " by Arbustus

"Bank of America Tower (NYC) " by dirkrichter

"Lake Rotoiti, New Zealand " by lake_of_tranquility

"the other side of the bridge " by Konstantinos_Lagos

"chesterton windmill barley tracks " by (A)wolfman57

"dark road 2 " by (A)firerae

"Upon Reflection " by mrkirby

"Good Morning " by odedios

"Across the Simpson Desert " by Deboodle

"Calmness " by q-liebin

"Above and Below " by Beyerphoto

"Into The Mist " by jtwphotos

"Mud Fang " by ryanbuchanan

"The Wait " by Kornum-Photo

"Atlanta " by (A)ks_pics

"On the lake " by emmafleetwood

"A calm in the storm " by kylere

"The gardener " by philippeconstantin

"Let's play " by (A)Whatsnewtoday1

"Winter's End " by andreacelli

"Waiting for alignment " by jono_abdipranoto

"Kerala's streets " by Mrc_Tagliarino

"London Eye " by MichalCandrak

"Kale " by larryrogers

"The Sun Path " by lrizzodg

"Boathouse " by TrueNorthImages

"City Of The Future " by (A)TienSangKok

"Along the forest floor " by ashleysowter

"airtime " by pansybrandtwinters

"3...2...1...ignition " by dKi_Photography

"Condemned " by ElenaParaskeva

"Ciclyst passing the bridge " by joaocabral

"Provence lavenders 3 " by madspeteriversen

"1971 F-100 " by mantequillas

"traveling home " by geertweggen

"Brooklyn Bridge Ice Flow " by danpark

"Moravian Fields II " by jansieminski

"Los Angeles Downtown " by sergeramelli

"The Pier " by peterfoldiak

"Conveyor Belt " by pmkane

"Thor's Chariot " by aaronjgroen

"The Double Double. " by Mack_Photography

"Desert Drive (Arizona/CA border) " by ReidCollins

"Moody Hike " by Woodstokkz

"Vanishing point " by nev1961

"Torbiere del Sebino " by strOOp

"Wired Saftey " by KuriousG_12

"Autumn at Songsvann " by carlostojo

"Forever " by RetinaEcho

"IMG_6274-Modifier " by andybonnard

"Cargo " by Lopez980

"Manhattan Bound " by craigboudreaux

"Morning Magic at the Wedge " by KaszPhotoCreative

"Swampscott Lightnings " by (A)marchesedp

"Hidden lake " by alekrivec

"*** " by Loza

"IMG_0453 (2) " by Eramanst

"A Rare Opportunity " by (A)mjbranscome

"Save The Day " by pedroquintela

"Man it the mist " by Boholm

"Daria " by elenalembo

"Facing the world " by (A)eelcovanroden

"Pick-up... " by kbrowko

"The Long Road " by windycorduroy

"Startrails " by daniturphoto

"View From The Top " by sdondero

"Lightspeed " by (A)ianchen0

"Chapter three: awareness " by Marcel_A_Vie

"The Gladiator's Path " by swqaz

"striped back " by UnTill

"Waiting for you... " by LionspridePhotography

"Into the void " by flyte

"Detroit Riverwalk " by adavies

"Sunset Troll at Tower Bridge " by Chris_James

"Ashness Pier at Sunset " by jfischerphotography