We want to thank  professional photographer Dallas Dahms for his collaboration as a guest judge. Dallas Dahms is a full time professional photographer based in Durban, South Africa. He specializes in corporate events, documentary work and small product photography. He is also the founder and lead writer for Fotozones.com. In addition to running the website Dallas is also a local brand ambassador for Olympus, a brand he has wholly adopted as his only camera system in 2014.

Congratulations Grand Jury Winner "Wonder." by shubbsphotography

Wonder. by shubbsphotography - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"This image captivates and expresses things that we would ordinarily find difficult to put into words. That's why photography is so cool as an art form. The light, pose and composition are fantastic, so a worthy winner in my mind." - Dallas Dahms

Congratulations Runner Up "The Kiss" by MichaelPekasaPhotography

The Kiss by MichaelPekasaPhotography - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"Light and gesture make this a wonderful image. It is expertly produced!" - Dallas Dahms

Congratulations Runner Up "Alternate Worlds" by aproudlove

Alternate Worlds by aproudlove - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"This is one of those great scenes that only a gifted photographer notices. What makes it interesting to me is the sharp contrast between what's reflected in the building glass and what we see in the other half of the frame. the birds are like icing on the cake." - Dallas Dahms

Congratulations People's Choice "Storm over Samsonvale" by capeyork

Storm over Samsonvale by capeyork - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"Shy" by peppetorre

Shy by GTorre_PH - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"who are you" by beamieyoung

who are you by beamieyoung - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"Cityscape" by Masabus

Cityscape by Masabus - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"Helpless to the Tide" by WendyHudnall

Helpless to the Tide by WendyHudnall - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"top7327vb" by andrewmcgaughey

Moon Dust by andrewmcgaughey - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"Ellis Mill" by m12core

Ellis Mill by m12core - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"Straight Forward" by sofwanredzuan

Straight Forward by sofwanredzuan - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"Foged" by DevilishImagery

Foged by DevilishImagery - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"Hueneme Pier at sunset" by Bruz

Hueneme Pier at sunset by Bruz - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"Dendrophile" by JuliaAltork

Dendrophile by JuliaAltork - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"Eastern Light" by ShutterSpeak

Eastern Light by ShutterSpeak - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"Brooklyn bridge" by Speedskater

Brooklyn bridge by EvgenyDubinchuk - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"Antelope Canyon" by Rainer-foto

"Umbrella Acacias in the Serengeti" by LeeBennett

Umbrella Acacias in the Serengeti by LeeBennett - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"Milky Face" by jonathanwatson

Milky Face by jonathanwatson - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"Sacred" by stephenmaw

Sacred by stephenmaw - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"Pier at Sunset" by alexgutierrez

Pier at Sunset by alexgutierrez - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"Stark tree" by simonworth

"Falls Park and Liberty Bridge" by mtraufler

Falls Park and Liberty Bridge by trauflerphotography - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"Mono Lake Milky Way" by BensViewfinder

Mono Lake Milky Way by BensViewfinder - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"Highland Summer" by neilbarr

"SF night" by KaroKrauzPhotography

SF night by KaroKrauzPhotography - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"House on the hill" by PWMManchesterUK

House on the hill by PWMManchesterUK - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"Cowboy Combustion" by sarahking

Cowboy Combustion by sarahking - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"Melbournes Striking Night" by stevewyper

Melbournes Striking Night by stevewyper - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"..." by Iwona

... by Iwona - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"The Nightwatch" by Denis09

The Nightwatch by Denis09 - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

" Through the Looking Glass - Dreamscapes" by ollietaylorphotography

 Through the Looking Glass - Dreamscapes by ollietaylorphotography - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"In the caves of St Johns" by oksanavashchuk

In the caves of St Johns by oksanavashchuk - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"Night-time at the station" by DreamingOfSteam

Night-time at the station by StevenReidPhotography - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"sunrise" by Marcombg

sunrise by Marcogressler - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"Ice Cave Adventure" by ryanmagdanz

Ice Cave Adventure by ryanmagdanz - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"Waiting" by vikkirogers

Waiting by Victoria_Anne - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"Where Giants Meet" by adrianmurray

Where Giants Meet by adrianmurray - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"The sea and the sky" by francescorusso

The sea and the sky by francescorusso - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"Whale Skeleton and the Universe " by ChrisVanLoan

Whale Skeleton and the Universe  by ChrisVanLoan - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"Lower Antelope" by bitterer

Lower Antelope by bitterer - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"Mysterious pathway to nowhere" by MissionMan

"MIlky way over Aurora " by douglasdrouin

MIlky way over Aurora  by douglasdrouin - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"Golden Meadow" by markcote

Golden Meadow by markcote - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"yosemite moon" by andyandyblueantipin

yosemite moon by andyandyblueantipin - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"Davenport Crack" by mikezampelli

Davenport Crack by Rinkrat - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"Painting the Night" by ManishMamtani

Painting the Night by ManishMamtani - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"The Heavens Rain Down" by nicholas_elwell

The Heavens Rain Down by thenickelwell - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"Manta" by LorenzoMittiga

Manta by LorenzoMittiga - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"Ghost in the night" by RJHPhoto

Ghost in the night by RJHPhoto - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"Moving at night" by shirariegler

Moving at night by shirariegler - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"Shipwreck Awakening" by Zeattle

Shipwreck Awakening by Zeattle - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"CompositeLarge" by yipDog

CompositeLarge by yipDog - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"Renaissance Man" by KelThompson

Renaissance Man by KelThompson - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"DSCF7941" by devinjohnstonlee

DSCF7941 by devinjohnstonlee - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"Pathway to Shangri-La" by stuarthingston

Pathway to Shangri-La by stuarthingston - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"Clio on Fire" by danielcook

"Beautiful storms of life." by BLPhotography

Beautiful storms of life. by BLPhotography - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"Under the Bridge" by tomerkeren

Under the Bridge by tomerkeren - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"Passage" by _2902

Passage by Danuberiverchild - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"Autumn Leaves" by MilicaDC

"Sunset at the beach" by chuckrickman

Sunset at the beach by chuckrickman - Dark And Bright Photo Contest

"Australia Day Fireworks!" by PNPhotography

Australia Day Fireworks! by PNPhotography - Dark And Bright Photo Contest