Thank you to all the photographers that participated in the Divine Forests Photo Contest, sharing their best photos showing the beauty of forests. Congratulations to the winners and finalists, and a special round of applause for the Grand Jury Winner who wins an Amazon Echo.

A special thanks to our friend and professional photographer Rick A. Brown for his collaboration as a guest judge. Rick A. Brown is an award winning photographer working in the nature/conservation and commercial fields. His work has been featured in many magazines including National Wildlife, WildBird and Outdoor Photographer. He is currently represented by Danita Delimont Stock Photography.

"green serenity" by (A)armin_aminelahi

green serenity by armin_aminelahi - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"Crepuscular Complexity" by AaronShaver

Crepuscular Complexity by AaronShaver - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"The Old Lane" by martinpodt

The Old Lane by martinpodt - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"Ghost Forest" by Celtic

Ghost Forest by Celtic - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"Golden Light" by ceridjones

Golden Light by ceridjones - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"Tunnel of Light " by corymarshall

Tunnel of Light  by corymarshall - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"Golitha Falls Cornwall" by (A)Davey

Golitha Falls   Cornwall by Davey - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"Sunlit Majesty" by christianwicklein

Sunlit Majesty by christianwicklein - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"Blurry Forest" by artursomerset

Blurry Forest by artursomerset - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"Autumn Mist" by IanDMcGregor

Autumn Mist by IanDMcGregor - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"Casting light" by robhansen

Casting light by robhansen - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"Eaton Park Tree Line 14/11/14" by (A)mushroomgodmat

Eaton Park Tree Line 14/11/14 by mushroomgodmat - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"Lost in the Forest" by Alexey_Argentum

. . . by Alexey_Argentum - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"NZ Redwoods" by Storycatcher

NZ Redwoods by Storycatcher - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"dartmoor forest" by chrisparr_6773

dartmoor forest by cris6773 - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"IMG_1203" by robanaka

IMG_1203 by robanaka - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"Estranged " by JanPoloni

Estranged  by JanPoloni - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"Golden autumn" by jmadjarova

Golden autumn by jmadjarova - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"Winter Reflections" by PhillipMinnis

Winter Reflections by PhillipMinnis - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"Snow Shadows" by mjollnir

Snow Shadows by mjollnir - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"Gaia" by DWongPhotos

Gaia by DWongPhotos - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"Limbs" by Jellyfire

Limbs by Jellyfire - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"This is South Falls" by chrisgiordano

This is South Falls by chrisgiordano - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"Forest -SUNRISE" by (A)AlMacleod

Forest -SUNRISE by AlMacleod - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"Little man" by joopsantos

Little man by joopsantos - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"Sun kissed" by JeffreyA

Sun kissed by JeffreyA - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"6" by (A)Stormfari

Through the Misty Forest by Stormfari - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"Rainy Day Aspen" by jimgarrison

Rainy Day Aspen by jimgarrison - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"Netherton-woods" by danhowarthphotography

Netherton-woods by danhowarthphotography - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"Creeping Mist" by jules41

Creeping Mist by jules41 - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"A River Runs Through It" by Denis09

A River Runs Through It by Denis09 - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"Filtered Gold" by LeeBennett

Filtered Gold by LeeBennett - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"Forest Walk" by ronaldjansen

Forest Walk by ronaldjansen - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"Aspens" by ericakinsella

Aspens by ericakinsella - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"Bluebells" by RichardBarnwell

Bluebells by RichardBarnwell - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"Enchanted forest" by Iwona

Enchanted forest by Iwona - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"The Forest Floor" by AMills

The Forest Floor by AMills - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"Aire Valley , Californian Redwoods" by (A)KHulm67

Aire Valley , Californian Redwoods by KHulm67 - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"Giants in the Mist" by nina050

Giants in the Mist by nina050 - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"Forest path" by (A)joostlagerweij

Forest path by joostlagerweij - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"Sea of Blue" by Cobber

Sea of Blue by Cobber - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"If These Trees Could Talk XXVIII." by ZsoltZsigmond

If These Trees Could Talk XXVIII. by ZsoltZsigmond - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"Once More Into The Fray" by Joshua_N_Lopez

Once More Into The Fray by Joshua_N_Lopez - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"Water Walker" by lauradark

Water Walker by lauradark - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"SmithRiverTreeNG" by DuffyDoherty

SmithRiverTreeNG by DuffyDoherty - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"Tullawallal Trail 1" by TwoCatsPhotography

Tullawallal Trail 1 by TwoCatsPhotography - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"Jayde" by martynleaning

Jayde by martynleaning - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"untitled" by ShannonAlexander

Adeline by ShannonAlexander - Divine Forests Photo Contest

"Bridge in the Forest" by angiesimpson

Bridge in the Forest by angiesimpson - Divine Forests Photo Contest