Thank you to all the photographers that participated in the Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest, sharing their favorite shots (contest only for freshmen 2016). Congratulations to the winners and finalists, and a special round of applause for the Grand Jury Winner who can pick the prize.

A special thanks to the photographers that helped us find the following winners and some of the most popular photos by voting for their favorite submissions. Stay tuned for more amazing photo contests.

Congratulations Grand Jury Winner "Golden morning" by Markus_van_Hauten

Golden morning by Markus_van_Hauten - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

Congratulations People Choice "Goðafoss Sunset" by carstenmeyerdierks

Goðafoss Sunset by carstenmeyerdierks - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

Congratulations Amateur Winner "Anti-gravity" by FraserPearson

Anti-gravity by FraserPearson - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

Congratulations Runner Up "Fire and ice" by DanielKordan

Fire and ice by DanielKordan - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

Congratulations Runner Up "herwood" by Lichtreize

herwood by Lichtreize - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

Congratulations Runner Up "Reflecting on Life" by davidstrozdas

Reflecting on Life by davidstrozdas - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

Congratulations Runner Up "Jumping Spider" by Rui_Santos

Jumping Spider by Rui_Santos - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

Congratulations Runner Up "nathalie 2" by nickiastrup

nathalie 2 by nickiastrup - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

Congratulations Runner Up "Bob_Print" by justinorlandobrown

Bob_Print by justinorlandobrown - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

Congratulations Runner Up "Northern Princess" by vessiev

Northern Princess by vessiev - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

Congratulations Honorary Mention "Acquiescence" by serenavsworld

Acquiescence by serenavsworld - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"Great Grey Owl " by fredlemire

Great Grey Owl  by fredlemire - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"The Swan" by Histos

"Man On The Desert" by pimpin_nagawan

Man On The Desert by pimpin_nagawan - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"Predator´s love" by thomasretterath

Predator´s love by thomasretterath - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"The beauty in blue" by marcodemaio

The beauty in blue by marcodemaio - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

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

Happiness is... running with a stick!! by ceciliazuccherato - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"IMG_7900 copy-2" by dallasharder

IMG_7900 copy-2 by dallasharder - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"013A6500_2" by liamvandenberk

013A6500_2 by liamvandenberk - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"DSC_1823BW" by marpan

DSC_1823BW by marpan - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"In the garden of remembrance" by GraziaMele

In the garden of remembrance by GraziaMele - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"Liberation" by krisztinaschmidt

Liberation by krisztinaschmidt - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"Sibling Fun" by EmmaStaskoPhotography

Sibling Fun by EmmaStaskoPhotography - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"Hamnoy" by brigittemohn

Hamnoy by brigittemohn - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"Motherhood" by scottwickward

Motherhood by scottwickward - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"Snow Angles " by morgand5

Snow Angles  by morgand5 - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"Wedding Dream II" by MadeNNediM

Wedding Dream II by MadeNNediM - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"Geisler Alm" by VDPFreelancer

Geisler Alm by VDPFreelancer - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"Morning in Iceland" by charleswhite

Morning in Iceland by charleswhite - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"Using Paw" by ClaudioPiccoli

Using Paw by ClaudioPiccoli - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"Lovely Dino" by taylorelainestraw

Lovely Dino by taylorelainestraw - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"lion cubs" by erezs

lion cubs by erezs - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"Dazzling Silk Route" by vivekjprasad

Dazzling Silk Route by vivekjprasad - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"Ksenia" by Maksim_Mashnenko

Ksenia by Maksim_Mashnenko - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"Intimidation" by nobryan18

Intimidation by nobryan18 - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"Backyard Safari" by trascoe

Backyard Safari by trascoe - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"Flying" by maloumarielouisereedorflarsen

Flying by maloumarielouisereedorflarsen - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"That Wanaka Tree" by paulkleynhans

That Wanaka Tree by paulkleynhans - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"Iceberg Lagoon" by RobKennedyPhoto

Iceberg Lagoon by RobKennedyPhoto - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"Anticipation - Formula 1 Car At Goodwood FOS " by SDP_Photographics

"Svetlana" by JackHoier

Svetlana by JackHoier - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"Whytecliff Sunset" by villfaren_captures

Whytecliff Sunset by villfaren_captures - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"zinga zinga" by dalekobetich

zinga zinga by dalekobetich - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"Girl" by GabrielaHomolova

Girl by GabrielaHomolova - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"Daria in the wild" by dawidkoziski

Daria in the wild by dawidkoziski - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"ph" by denniscontreras

ph by denniscontreras - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"Character Development" by lzakedis

Character Development by lzakedis - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"Thennyfeliciano" by thennyfeliciano

Thennyfeliciano by thennyfeliciano - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"Roaring Fork Cascade" by amyholley

Roaring Fork Cascade by amyholley - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"Lady with waterdrop" by adinaJ

Lady with waterdrop by adinaJ - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

" Golden Chef" by DonnaColemanPhotography

 Golden Chef by DonnaColemanPhotography - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"Ophelia" by anthinemoen

Ophelia by anthinemoen - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"$1600 for half hour flight." by sj1050

$1600 for half hour flight. by sj1050 - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"Line Portrait" by paigemdawson

Line Portrait by paigemdawson - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"DSC_1257...fr exhibition" by mousumichakraborty

DSC_1257...fr exhibition by mousumichakraborty - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"It‘s ok" by PooFace

It‘s ok by PooFace - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"My Rainier" by Yidography

My Rainier by Phonsecography - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"Refugee Series Brisbane - Nudgee Beach no.2" by Mdphotog

Refugee Series Brisbane - Nudgee Beach no.2 by Mdphotog - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"Floey" by MartynaOzog

Floey by MartynaOzog - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"DSC_006" by viceatelier

"In the Hades Kindgom" by jmecs

In the Hades Kindgom by jmecs - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"Bonsai Rock Sunset" by floodthesensor

Bonsai Rock Sunset by floodthesensor - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"Closing the day" by PattyFrank

"Zebra Longwing butterfly" by shirleybcoulthard

Zebra Longwing butterfly by shirleybcoulthard - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"Bearback" by kathyvid

Bearback by kathyvid - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"Kilchurn" by strOOp

Kilchurn by strOOp - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"Mist down under Mesa Arch" by Tammy_Lee

Mist down under Mesa Arch by Tammy_Lee - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"Shipwreck" by IndriaFe

Shipwreck by IAMFE - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"stuck in the mud." by jimburton

stuck in the mud. by jimburton - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"garrison slough sunset HDR " by vernmanis

garrison slough sunset HDR  by vernmanis - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"Arctic Angel" by aaronbaggenstos

Arctic Angel by aaronbaggenstos - Freshmen 2016 Photo Contest Vol 2

"Breakfast To Go" by JakeKurdsjuk