'Your Planet Earth' Contest

Congratulations to Rhiannon C. whose photo of two vervet monkeys in Kigali, Rwanda is grand prize winner of BBC America’s ‘Your Planet Earth’ contest!

Aaron Baggenstos’ shot featuring bald eagles at Nooksack River, Washington is the first runner up winner, while Maxx B.’s photo of Diana’s Pool in Chaplin, Connecticut is the second runner up winner!

Grand Prize Winner: Vervet Monkeys in Kigali, Rwanda – Rhiannon C. of Fallon, NV

First Runner Up Winner: Bald Eagles at Nooksack River, Washington – Aaron Baggenstos of Bellevue, WA

Second Runner Up Winner: Diana’s Pool in Chaplin, Connecticut – Maxx S. of Windsor Locks, CT

Thanks to everyone who submitted entries and to all who cast their vote for the best photo.

For a close-up look at the finalists, check out our photo gallery. And be sure to browse the honorable mentions gallery as well!

Click here for the official rules.