Thank you to all the photographers that shared their best photos showing nature at night in the Nature And The Night Photo contest with chances to win a Nikon D3300 and more!

A special thanks to our friend and professional photographer Luke Tscharke for his collaboration as a guest judge in this photo contest. Luke Tscharke is a passionate landscape and nature photographer based on the Northern Beaches of Sydney, Australia. His work has been recognized in many photography competitions, where he has recently won 2015 Monochrome Photographer of the Year, 2015 International Landscape Photograph of the Year. He is also a regular contributor to Australian Geographic Magazine, where two of his images have been used for magazine covers.

"The Light Within" by Astrophotobear

"A Lavender Night" by albertdros

"Lago Di Braies Night Final" by seanewest

"Ersjford,norway" by Eventyr

"midnight photographer" by atanasdonev

"Vestrahorn" by Brian_Lichtenstein

"sleep under the sky" by kenopictures

"[ … lightning strikes ]" by raymondhoffmann

"Zermatt Milky Way" by romanburri

"Breath Of The Gods" by AzuraPhotography

"Death Tree" by ChrisVanLoan

"Katterskill Falls Night" by kylebarden

"Arch Rock @ Joshua Tree NP" by (A)sachinus2010

"Lanyon quoit" by aimeejohn

"Starry Night!" by Dflorenzi

"Cosmic Arch" by fidfoto

"Bombo Cloud" by PetarBphotography

"Persieds Dream" by Rinkrat

"Veiled Gallaxy" by (A)raminata

"Mesa Arch Milky Way" by TomHeywood

"Mesa Arch Milky Way" by WorldPix

"Milky Way over Haystack Rock" by arunrohila

"Bright shining moon" by mberon-photography

"Circumpolar" by josedevesa

"The Twinkle Tree" by Mil8ant

"Mountain and Milky Way" by (A)MassimilianoM

"Starry tree" by wildlifemoments

"The "Boneyard"" by frank_delargy

"Lofoten - Poetry of the sky" by vandabodoardo

"Swirl" by hpd-fotografy

"Galactic Rainbow" by michaeltrofimov

"The Pas, Manitoba" by rejeanbrandt

"DSC_3518-02+small-n" by Rostovskiy

"The Crater" by sigururwilliambrynjarsson

"magic lights" by (A)tthuy

"Hamnoy and Aurora" by maximletovaltsev

"Cape Donington and Beyond" by (A)Imagesoneyrephotography

"Harvest Moon" by Richard-Beresford-Harris

"Reflected Aurora" by coreyhardcastle

"Courthouse Towers, Arches National Park with Milky Way" by noahbryant

"Letchworth State Park at Night" by markpapke

"Awakening" by Inaki

"Aurora Borealis in Iceland" by carmenioneanu

"Andes Skies" by rcscharf

"Beautiful sky" by francescorusso

"Northern Light in Ersfjordbotn" by (A)Lorenzoragazzi

"Lonesome hut in a cold night" by pixadeleon

"The whisperer in Darkness" by arpandas

"Those ?old hearts" by antrisolja

"Kirkjufell, Iceland " by (A)andreaheribanova

"The Secret Beach " by Finnghal

"Green sand? " by johnygoerend

"Natural Bridges " by michellekiba

"Skogafoss Torch and lights " by Prive

"in between " by outdoorphotodream

"Aurora Road " by joakimsyk

"Cederberg by Night " by stuartapsey

"Carson River Under The Stars" by BobKendrick

"mountain" by nicolasoupas

"Mystery night" by Megabrain

"Midnight Reflections" by JasonHolden

"Signaling the Aliens from Delicate Arch" by (A)MakriGraphics

"West Texas Sky" by bweeks1

"Mist" by OguzhanHacisalihoglu

"Five minutes before the new year" by alexey_gorshenin

"Moonlight Sonata" by voss

"Bromo - an active volcano during eruption" by krisbednarzewski

"Desert Planet " by Jason_Hayes

""Altar" " by ericbennett

"The Guardians " by PhilipEaglesfield

"Heaven and Hell " by clintfleming

"Capri island " by maurocirigliano

"The Spirits Return " by joseramos

"Krma valley " by alekrivec

"Searching for Something Else " by paolakervin