Thank you to all the photographers that shared their best photo showing an active foreground in the frame in the Layered Compositions Photo Contest with chances to win a Canon EOS 70D or Nikon D5300 and more!

A special thanks to friend and professional photographer Laurie Rubin for her collaboration as a guest judge in this photo contest. Laurie is an international award-winning photographer specializing in wildlife and nature photography. Her passion for photography as well as a career working for software companies, has combined her talents for teaching and sharing photography, from capture to post-processing. She currently has one of her prints displayed at the Smithsonian Natural History Museum.

"Ice in flames" by antonagarkov

Ice in flames by antonagarkov - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"The Eye of the Dragon" by madspeteriversen

The Eye of the Dragon by madspeteriversen - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Crossroad" by WWWest

Crossroad by WWWest - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Lo scrittore" by SirDiegoSama

Lo scrittore by SirDiegoSama - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Red Fox" by erangissis

Red Fox by erangissis - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Old Boat Sunset" by Pblais

"Riders" by HatcatPhotography

Riders by JeffreyGroneberg - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Sunset through the window of ice" by jamiemacisaac

Sunset through the window of ice by jamiemacisaac - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Looking Beyond" by ElenaParaskeva

Looking Beyond by ElenaParaskeva - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"The Long Road" by PhotoWorks

The Long Road by DonHoekPhoto - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Lemolo Falls" by mattpayne

Lemolo Falls by mattpayne - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Moraine Lake Sunrise" by bkendall

Moraine Lake Sunrise by bkendall - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"King of Sands" by ryanbuchanan

King of Sands by ryanbuchanan - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Lonely boat" by saintek

Lonely boat by saintek - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Ice Cave With A View" by jasonmatias

Ice Cave With A View by jasonmatias - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"foggy farm " by beamieyoung

foggy farm  by beamieyoung - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Prague:Israel - Final 195" by RobClaysPhotos

Prague:Israel - Final 195 by RobClaysPhotos - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Dune Bashing" by nicolasntohme

Dune Bashing by nictohme - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Le Mont" by dustpixxByFabioAntenore

Le Mont by Fabio_Antenore - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Sun Sets On Farm" by PaulMurphy

Sun Sets On Farm by PaulMurphy - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Light of the dusk" by DoraArt

Light of the dusk by DoraArt - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Spring..." by kbrowko

Spring... by kbrowko - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Pink and Yellow Plumeria on False Staghorn Fern" by Maui-Up-Close

Pink and Yellow Plumeria on False Staghorn Fern by Maui-Up-Close - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Corfe Castle " by (A)shaunjacobs

"Magic Land" by TonyLaw

Magic Land by TonyLaw - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Krokvik1.jpg" by patriksvensson

Krokvik1.jpg by patriksvensson - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Arch with rising sun-HDR" by guillermoturnerstephens

Arch with rising sun-HDR by guillermoturnerstephens - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Mt tam" by corymarshall

Mt tam by corymarshall - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"The Snake" by ManuelFerlitsch

The Snake by ManuelFerlitsch - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Reflections of a sunset" by elenapardini

Reflections of a sunset by elenapardini - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Alpha male" by carlosgrillo

Alpha male by carlosgrillo - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Christmoss" by tonyawilhelm

Christmoss by tonyawilhelm - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Chicago Steel Wool & Light show in March" by arturogonzalez

Chicago Steel Wool & Light show in March by arturogonzalez - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Sydney Harbour Bridge" by Seanie2322

Sydney Harbour Bridge by seanorphoto - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"The Other Side of the Bridge" by mjkirkland

The Other Side of the Bridge by mjkirkland - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Conway Bridge Sunlight" by Merma1d

Conway Bridge Sunlight by Merma1d - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Ballet Arches" by doemiso

Ballet Arches by doemiso - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"ducklings" by FascinatinMickey

ducklings by FascinatinMickey - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Havasu Falls" by michaelwilson

Havasu Falls by michaelwilson - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Sunset Over Moab" by JohnWaldronImages

Sunset Over Moab by JohnWaldronImages - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Midwinter sun" by katarinawikberg

Midwinter sun by katarinawikberg - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Benton Hot Springs Ghost House" by ryanhuebel

Benton Hot Springs Ghost House by RyanHuebelPhotography - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"_MG_0245-5-2" by Eriks

_MG_0245-5-2 by Eriks - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Reach for the Stars" by Mbeiter

Reach for the Stars by Mbeiter - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Rock Shore Sunrise" by petertang

Rock Shore Sunrise by petertang - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Elk In Stream" by sjholbert

Elk In Stream by sjholbert - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Dove Lake Boathouse" by danielbaxter

Dove Lake Boathouse by danielbaxter - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"On the Ranch" by rhmimages

On the Ranch by rhmimages - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Northern Lights New Years" by (A)hartmanc10

Northern Lights New Years by hartmanc10 - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Icy Reflections" by NatashaHaggard

Icy Reflections by NatashaHaggard - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Ghosts Charging Through The Fog at Gettysburg" by MichaelMaddaloni

Ghosts Charging Through The Fog at Gettysburg by MichaelMaddaloni - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Amsterdam_Quay_Bridge_2" by gilesrrocholl

Amsterdam_Quay_Bridge_2 by gilesrrocholl - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Smokey Sunset" by robhudson

Smokey Sunset by robhudson - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Canon fire" by David-B

Canon fire - Lisbon by David-B - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Way to go." by felicebellini

Way to go. by felicebellini - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Below the Falls 3" by markcote

Below the Falls 3 by markcote - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"FOGGY MORNING" by (A)raulweisser

FOGGY MORNING by raulweisser - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Another Point of View" by leonardospinelli

Another Point of View by leonardospinelli - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Dramatic Sunrise" by iamcordz

Dramatic Sunrise by iamcordz - Layered Compositions Photo Contest

"Leading the Way" by ClaudiaKuhn

Leading the Way by ClaudiaKuhn - Layered Compositions Photo Contest