GuruShots: winning images from the Winter Time competition

Guru Shots: winning images from the Winter Time competition
#50: Þorsteinn H Ingibergsson (Iceland)

Billed as the world's greatest photo game, GuruShots is an online platform that provides a fun, structured way to showcase your images while gaining global exposure for your work. 

By competing in epic challenges against millions of photographers, you can get instant feedback from over three billion monthly votes and increase your ranking from Newbie to achieve the ultimate status (and bragging rights) of Guru. 

Challenges are voted on by the platform's Gurus and the wider community, and there’s a fresh challenge every day. Winners can receive prizes from GuruShots' sponsors such as Adorama, Kodak, Lowepro and Lensbaby. 

The 'Winter Time' challenge revolved around images that captured the essence of winter, from frozen lakes and grey skies to winter sports and snowy landscapes. The winners, and a selection of commended images, were published in Photography Week magazine and we're pleased to share the top 101 photographs here.

To find out more, and to sign up and take part in the next challenge, visit

Top Photographer – #1: Andy Fowlie (Finland)

Top Photo – #2: Estislav Ploshtakov (Bulgaria)

Guru's Top Pick – #3: Per Hultebrand (Sweden)

#18: Richard Poirier (Canada)

#36: Rie Bønsøe (Norway)

#37: Nagy Attila (Germany)

#40: Dúddi Photo Art (Iceland)

#77: markus paananen (Sweden)

#90: Andres Siimon (Estonia)

Top 101 shots

Here are the top 102 images from GuruShots' Winter Time challenge, including the Top Photographer, Top Photo and Guru's Top Pick. Click on the arrows to scroll through the gallery of images!

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