Thank you to all the photographers that shared their best photos showing a composition of lines extending in the same direction in the Parallel Compositions Photo Contest with chances to win a timer remote switch, a shutter release, an IR remote control and more!

A special thanks to friend and professional photographer Charles Lupica for his collaboration as a guest judge. International award winning photographer, author, and workshop leader. Owner / leader of the Online Photography learning community, 256 Shades of Gray™:  "My images have been sold worldwide for use in magazines, newspapers, brochures and even a jigsaw puzzle, featured artist July 2013 Artist Culture Magazine."

"looking up to nature" by AnneDphotography

looking up to nature by AnneDphotography - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

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

Aire Valley , Californian Redwoods by KHulm67 - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"Fushimi Inari Taisha Shrine, Kyoto-817476" by Patosan

Fushimi Inari Taisha Shrine, Kyoto-817476 by Patosan - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"Light From Above" by christopherpayne

Light From Above by christopherpayne - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"Jacob's Ladder "Still Waters"" by StormPath

Jacob's Ladder  "Still Waters" by StormPath - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"The Sentinel" by lisaholloway

The Sentinel by lisaholloway - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"All Roads Lead To Rome" by lanatolle

All Roads Lead To Rome by lanatolle - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"Clevedon Pier B&W" by JamesChisholmPhotography

Clevedon Pier B&W by JamesChisholmPhotography - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"Convergiencies" by antoniozarli

Convergiencies by antoniozarli - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"Walk The Plank" by gappman

Walk The Plank by gappman - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"House of God V" by stefannielsen

House of God V by stefannielsen - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"Rafinery" by williamdesaulniers

"Under The Boardwalk Again!" by chrisholcroft

Under The Boardwalk Again! by chrisholcroft - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"Looking UP" by albertdros

Looking UP by albertdros - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"Broken Pier " by kish71

Broken Pier  by kish71 - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"Lines" by jacphotographic

Lines by jacphotographic - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"Salk Institute " by nayanbehera

Salk Institute  by nayanbehera - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"IMG_0248" by GafaGabriel

IMG_0248 by GafaGabriel - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"Tree in vineyard" by Cookieman

"Astoria Pier Pilings" by HIPHeidiIhnen

Astoria Pier Pilings by HIPHeidiIhnen - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"gnp 2013 dillon-" by dannerroyce

gnp 2013 dillon- by dannerroyce - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"Into the Sunset" by lkbuchanan

Into the Sunset by LauraKimberlyPhotography - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"The railroad bridge" by amazed

The railroad bridge by amazed - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"Al Garhood Bridge 3" by tinoskiee

Al Garhood Bridge 3 by tinoskiee - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"Pier and sunset" by renzoscerpella

Pier and sunset by renzoscerpella - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"Sunset Shadows" by RichardReames

Sunset Shadows by RichardReames - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"The Long Road" by PhotoWorks

The Long Road by PhotoWorks - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"Colorado Aspens" by ericakinsella

Colorado Aspens by ericakinsella - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"Parallel Startrails" by KnutAageDahl

Parallel Startrails by KnutAageDahl - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"Wilmington Pier" by alexgutierrez

Wilmington Pier by alexgutierrez - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"Hold The Vision, Trust The Process" by nicolasntohme

Hold The Vision, Trust The Process by nictohme - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"Vitreous" by SandroRossiImagery

Vitreous by SandroRossiImagery - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"untitled" by Larote

13474348733_13611d3961_o by Larote - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"Under the bridge ...." by ChristerW

Under the bridge .... by ChristerW - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"out of the office" by ardilla

out of the office by ardilla - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"Canoe Bridge" by (A)nikipike

Canoe Bridge by nikipike - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"Highway" by (A)Mikkel

Highway by Mikkel - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"Nightwatch" by Denis09

Nightwatch by Denis09 - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"boulevard of broken dreams" by ovosphotography

boulevard of broken dreams by ovosphotography - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"the terminal" by boitasapin

the terminal by boitasapin - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"Leaving Soon" by (A)carolcardillo

Leaving Soon by carolcardillo - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"TRAMWAY." by Rob_Eakins

TRAMWAY. by Rob_Eakins - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"The Sunset Strip" by JonMonFishImagery

The Sunset Strip by JonMonFishImagery - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"Arthur Ravenel Bridge Series in Black and White" by Photogirl118

Arthur Ravenel Bridge Series in Black and White by Photogirl118 - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"Boardman Road" by tomtyson

Boardman Road by tomtyson - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"Deserts Begining" by 14renren

Road to Nowhere by 14renren - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"22 Below" by Tor-Ivar

22 Below by Tor-Ivar - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"purple sea" by (A)anitawillems

purple sea by anitawillems - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"DSC_2893" by franklinabbott

DSC_2893 by franklinabbott - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"Tower" by HatcatPhotography

Tower by HatcatPhotography - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"IMG_9098" by (A)thakorpatel

IMG_9098-Golden Gate Bridge..Ropes by thakorpatel - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"Icelandic winter mountains" by Geinis

Icelandic winter mountains by Geinis - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"February Cliff Lift View." by (A)michaelatkinson_5804

February Cliff Lift View. by michaelatkinson_5804 - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"Montoro.Andaluzia" by cristian_to_u

Montoro.Andaluzia by cristian_to_u - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"Bound for Nowhere" by (A)jpnjoe

Bound for Nowhere by jpnjoe - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"Foggy Walkway: B&W" by bellzax

Foggy Walkway: B&W by bellzax - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"AON-Prudential b/w" by fred_fiii

AON-Prudential b/w by fred_fiii - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"Spring fields stripes" by petersvoboda

Spring fields stripes by petersvoboda - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"Lines To Infinity" by ElenaParaskeva

Lines To Infinity by ElenaParaskeva - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"To the Train" by rhmimages

To the Train by rhmimages - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"Lines Among Us" by GkCM

Lines Among Us by GkCM - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"Bridge tower" by austinlawler

Bridge tower by austinlawler - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"Old, new and holy" by Jan_Zajc

Old, new and holy by Jan_Zajc - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"Matrix" by kapuschinsky

Matrix by kapuschinsky - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"London Skyline" by Red5

London Skyline by Red5 - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest

"Motorway Light trails" by (A)arcocreative

Motorway Light trails by arcocreative - Parallel Compositions Photo Contest