The Best Photos from GuruShots’ ‘Striking Still Life’ Challenge

GuruShots, the “World’s Greatest Photo Game,” has announced the winners of its “Striking Still Life” challenge, which received thousands of entries and over 38.3 million votes. The “Top Photographer” winner of the contest is Stephane Gonzo Rabbit of France (whose photo is seen above).

The “Top Photo” winner is Xavier Boulenger of France:

The “Guru’s Top Pick” winner is Meir Lerer of Israel:

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Here are some of the other top photos from the “Striking Still Life” challenge (in descending order of votes received):

S h a l l o w – Mexico
Sanja – Bosnia and Herzegovina
Silvija Danelsone – Latvia
Barbara Schaer – Estonia
TC Ridvan Hosgor – Turkey
Roberto Basso – Italy
Andi Szabo – Hungary
Marius Forgaciu – Romania
Jess van Putten – South Africa
Grietien v/d Wal – Netherlands
Steven Ekenstam – United States
joannaajdos – United Kingdom
Ivo Usar – Slovenia
Catherine Lape – United States
Sanja Svejkovski – Germany
pacificview – United States
Sergey Coliban – Ireland
Sharon Scharich – United States
Unnamed – United States
Gabriel Mouynes – Panama
Simone Fox – United States
Francesca Ietto – Italy
Karen Kunigel Scheliga – United States
Graham Rippon – United Kingdom
John Rogers – United States
Rodney Buck – United States
Manfred Blaha – Austria

And here’s a slideshow with a much larger collection of photos from the challenge:

Since it was founded in 2014, GuruShots has become a popular platform for photography lovers to share and compete with their work. Over 50 new challenges are launched every month, and they rack up 6 billion votes every month. Over $800,000 in prizes have also been awarded. Head on over to the GuruShots website if you’d like to try your own hand at winning one of its challenges.

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