Thank you to all the photographers that shared their best photos of canyons in this photo contest with chances to win a professional tripod and more. The koolehaoda Professional Portable Magnesium Aluminium Alloy Tripod Monopod & Ball Head works for SLR Cameras such as Canon, Nikon, Petax and Sony. The Tripod has a Max Height of 55.9" and a Max Load: 8KG. The traveler tripod with ball head design is the best choices for outdoor photograph activities, which makes your trip more enjoyable. It has a quick release leg locking, giving a more convenient leg handling. The Altura Photo Professional Rain cover protector is designed to protect your Medium to Large DSLR camera from any unexpected weather condition.

A special thanks to our friend and professional photographer Valerie Millett for her collaboration as a guest judge. She's captivated by the geology, sediment sculptures, sandstone art and colors of The American Southwest. She aspires to see as much of it as she can. To touch it, sleep under it, dream about it, write about it, photograph and paint it.

Congratulations Grand Jury Winner "Shooting the Polouse" by larryrogers

Shooting the Polouse by larryrogers - Secret Canyons Photo Contest

"This image richly illustrates the beauty of the understated and muted color palate. Beautiful angle and almost haunting atmospherics. Nicely composed and thoughtfully processed. The added human element makes the image." - Valerie Millett

Congratulations Runner Up "Edge of the Ledge" by stian

Edge of the Ledge by stian - Secret Canyons Photo Contest

"Brilliant bursts of color and a creeping inversion layer. Spectacular angle and beautifully composed. Exciting image with beautiful detail" - Valerie Millett

Congratulations Runner Up "water on Mars" by dustpixxByFabioAntenore

water on Mars by Fabio_Antenore - Secret Canyons Photo Contest

"Beautiful low angle canyon shot. The violet hues are stunning against the warmer distant light in the night sky. Overall beautiful image, brilliantly processed. Great detail near and far." - Valerie Millett

Congratulations Runner Up "Standing on the Precipice" by Vemsteroo

Standing on the Precipice by Vemsteroo - Secret Canyons Photo Contest

"Fantastic light on a beautiful landscape.  Stunning angle and the figure brings impressive scale.  I especially love the diagonal foreground element and how well it plays n the overall composition." - Valerie Millett

Congratulations People's Choice "Morning Glory" by RiccardoMantero

Morning Glory by RiccardoMantero - Secret Canyons Photo Contest

"Glen Coe" by neilbarr

"TheRim" by jasonpersoff

TheRim by jasonpersoff - Secret Canyons Photo Contest

"The Mystic Valley" by mpelli

The Mystic Valley by mpelli - Secret Canyons Photo Contest

"Palouse Falls Sunset" by Zeattle

Palouse Falls Sunset by Zeattle - Secret Canyons Photo Contest

Antelope Canyon Towering by BensViewfinder - Secret Canyons Photo Contest

"Zion" by RichardReames

Zion by RichardReames - Secret Canyons Photo Contest

"Focused" by Randomarts

Focused by Randomarts - Secret Canyons Photo Contest

"Haifoss" by bengreenphotography

Haifoss by bengreenphotography - Secret Canyons Photo Contest

"007 - Y>-NP-2014_4918-YS-Canyon" by frankstaigliii

007 - Y>-NP-2014_4918-YS-Canyon by frankstaigliii - Secret Canyons Photo Contest

"The Spa " by tomrexjessett

The Spa  by tomrexjessett - Secret Canyons Photo Contest

"Gobblin Gathering" by LiveInspiredByBrenda

Gobblin Gathering by LiveInspiredByBrenda - Secret Canyons Photo Contest

"Great Canyon of the East " by timot78

Great Canyon of the East  by timot78 - Secret Canyons Photo Contest

"Waves of history " by lianeguerinbolles

Waves of history  by lianeguerinbolles - Secret Canyons Photo Contest

"Light Snow Cover" by thomasborn

Light Snow Cover by thomasborn - Secret Canyons Photo Contest

"Antelope Canyon" by Ed_Erglis_Photography

Antelope Canyon by Ed_Erglis_Photography - Secret Canyons Photo Contest

"The Avenue" by fronteras

The Avenue by fronteras - Secret Canyons Photo Contest

"Sunset behind the horseshoe bend" by sushmitasadhukhan

Sunset behind the horseshoe bend by sushmitasadhukhan - Secret Canyons Photo Contest

"Canyonlands From Dead Horse Point" by NFphoto

Canyonlands by NielsFahrenkrogPhoto - Secret Canyons Photo Contest

"On the edge" by sondregunleiksrud

On the edge by sondregunleiksrud - Secret Canyons Photo Contest

"The Burn of Sorrows" by jimslight

The Burn of Sorrows by jimslight - Secret Canyons Photo Contest

"Mesa Arch" by blairwacha

Mesa Arch by blairwacha - Secret Canyons Photo Contest

"The 3 Brothers" by albertdros

The 3 Brothers by albertdros - Secret Canyons Photo Contest

"Sunset over Palouse Falls" by jeffzenner

Sunset over Palouse Falls by jeffzenner - Secret Canyons Photo Contest

"The blue hour" by lesaffell

"Monastaries of Meteora" by timpryce

Monastaries of Meteora by timpryce - Secret Canyons Photo Contest

"Kanarra Creek Canyon " by lakevermilionphotos

Kanarra Creek Canyon  by lakevermilionphotos - Secret Canyons Photo Contest

"Pinnacles Overlook" by aaronjgroen

Pinnacles Overlook by aaronjgroen - Secret Canyons Photo Contest

"the chasm" by hasmix

the chasm by hasmonaut - Secret Canyons Photo Contest

"Catanes" by julienprevost

Catanes by julienprevost - Secret Canyons Photo Contest

"Misty Morning Canyon" by LeeEndStar

Misty Morning Canyon by LeeEndStar - Secret Canyons Photo Contest