Thank you to all the photographers that shared their best photos showing metallic surfaces in this photo contest in collaboration with our friends at SmugMug. SmugMug makes it easy to safely store, share, and sell your photos online. Trusted by millions of passionate customers, the independent photo-sharing site offers ecommerce-enabled, social media integrated, fully-customizable photo websites with gorgeous galleries and easy to order prints and gifts. Whether you’re a pro photographer or a proud mama, you’ll fall in love with SmugMug’s beautiful sites, simple interface, and 24/7/365 legendary Support Heroes.

A special thanks to friend and professional photographer Lindsey Pantaleo for her collaboration as a guest judge. Lindsey is a fine art wedding and portrait photographer based in the Midwest. Her photography career has sent her all over the world to document stories. She specializes in weddings and high school seniors. Her work has been featured in various publications such as Style Me Pretty, Le Magnifique, and Seniorologie. In addition to running her business, she loves teaching photography. Lindsey is a staff writer for Fstoppers.com.

Congratulations to People's Choice "The Olde Way!" by GrahamF

The Olde Way! by GrahamF - Metallic Matter Photo Contest

"Wormhole" by geopapa

Wormhole by geopapa - Metallic Matter Photo Contest

"Metal Memorial" by hello7671

Metal Memorial by hello7671 - Metallic Matter Photo Contest

"Junk Drawer - Redux" by randybenzie

Junk Drawer - Redux by randybenzie - Metallic Matter Photo Contest

"untitled" by (A)kamilasliwinska

 by kamilasliwinska - Metallic Matter Photo Contest

"PW5" by db-ART

PW5 by David-B - Metallic Matter Photo Contest

"A drop of oil" by Oxford

"Lions Gate B&W Tower" by xavierw

Lions Gate B&W Tower by xavierw - Metallic Matter Photo Contest

"Onondaga Submarine" by tracymunson

Onondaga Submarine by tracymunson - Metallic Matter Photo Contest

"Subway Car" by ginag0108

Subway Car by ginag0108 - Metallic Matter Photo Contest

"cannes" by Bronco

Shapes in shapes by Bronco - Metallic Matter Photo Contest

"Viking Memorial" by TheLucidTruth

Viking Memorial by HathsinPhotography - Metallic Matter Photo Contest

"Metal Bubbles" by Lorenzo_Bugarin

"Lines and Repetition" by ricardowilliams

Lines and Repetition by ricardowilliams - Metallic Matter Photo Contest

"Disney" by andrei_duman

Disney by andrei_duman - Metallic Matter Photo Contest

"silver ratchet" by Kcable

silver ratchet by Kcable - Metallic Matter Photo Contest

"Alexandra Bridge - Sunset" by eNasser

Alexandra Bridge - Sunset by eNasser - Metallic Matter Photo Contest

"One in the Chamber" by (A)NotableNuances

"Twisted" by bronwynrebeccaparsons

Twisted by bronwynrebeccaparsons - Metallic Matter Photo Contest

"Fausti 28 Guage Shotgun" by elob

Fausti 28 Guage Shotgun by elob - Metallic Matter Photo Contest

"Pipes" by Rorysart

Pipes by Rorysart - Metallic Matter Photo Contest

"All them chrome fiddly bits..." by godsbod

All them chrome fiddly bits... by godsbod - Metallic Matter Photo Contest

"Locks" by andrewhartl

Locks by andrewhartl - Metallic Matter Photo Contest

"The Old Forge" by snowdon

The Old Forge by snowdon - Metallic Matter Photo Contest

"777" by wazza

777 by wazza - Metallic Matter Photo Contest

"The singing ringing tree" by jamesrushforth

The singing ringing tree by jamesrushforth - Metallic Matter Photo Contest

"bridge-to-no where" by geertweggen

bridge-to-no where by geertweggen - Metallic Matter Photo Contest

"Vintage Wings." by redwriter

Vintage Wings. by redwriter - Metallic Matter Photo Contest

"Saltwick-sunset" by phillg

Saltwick-sunset by phillg - Metallic Matter Photo Contest

"USS Wisconsin Night" by (A)boski

USS Wisconsin Night by boski - Metallic Matter Photo Contest

"Tyne Rush Hour" by petergreig

Tyne Rush Hour by petergreig - Metallic Matter Photo Contest

"just shoot" by fotogalmexican

just shoot by fotogalmexican - Metallic Matter Photo Contest

"Justin Lewis in his BD-5J" by THREEWIRE-Images

"fuzzy plays the blues" by FrankSomma

fuzzy plays the blues by FrankSomma - Metallic Matter Photo Contest

"weapon as a communication" by NFDI

Don't shoot me. Weapon as a communication by NFDI - Metallic Matter Photo Contest

"Tap" by justinsmith

Tap by justinsmith - Metallic Matter Photo Contest

"Corvette C1" by PierreTurtaut

Corvette C1 by PierreTurtaut - Metallic Matter Photo Contest

"Christine" by JanetDaniel

"NoSteeringNecessaryNG" by DuffyDoherty

NoSteeringNecessaryNG by DuffyDoherty - Metallic Matter Photo Contest

"CN Train" by stillinmylongjohns

CN Train by PaulLavoieImages - Metallic Matter Photo Contest

"Banking Right" by jonnywilliams

Banking Right by jonnywilliams - Metallic Matter Photo Contest

"Plane Crash Light Painting" by mmunksgard

Plane Crash Light Painting by mmunksgard - Metallic Matter Photo Contest

"not on this planet" by Joerg

not on this planet by Joerg - Metallic Matter Photo Contest

"Departing" by ctoc

Departing by ctoc - Metallic Matter Photo Contest