The WINNER among the 70 entries in Week 40 is: Erik Baloh.

1. place – WINNER: Erik Baloh – 186 votes

“My favorite from 2017……Trieste from Socerb.”

2. place: Sandro Puncet – 166 votes

“Multiple lightning strikes in one exposure… 6.8.2017. Island Losinj, Croatia – Sandro Puncet Photos

3. place: Danijel Jovanovic – 144 votes

“Austria shaped cloud with intra-cloud lightning over Innsbruck”

4. place: Fred Fritzy‎ – 140 votes

5. place: Nagy Pityu‎ – 131 votes

“Greetings! LP supercell’s mesocyclone above the Harghita Mountains in Transylvania, Romania. The shot was taken on the 12th of july 2017”

6. place: Marc Favre‎ – 97 votes

“Close storm in Tuscany, Italy sept 9th 17. One 30s exp. Canon 7D. EFS 10-22 @13mm”

7. place: Bas de Visser – 86 votes

“Best shot this year!
Sorry for the name in the middle but i had to cause of stealing”

8. place: Biquette Laur – 85 votes

“stormlightning ile d yeu France – RodrigueLaurentPhotographie/

9. place: Γιάννης Μανωλάς – 79 votes

“Supercell with shelf cloud over Sochi Russia on August 2016”

10. place: Pappné Szebellédi Tündi‎ – 79 votes

“Amazing mamma clouds <3 2017.09.17 Sarkad - Hungary"

Past contest results – some great photos there:

Weeks 38-39 (September 18 – October 1, 2017) Contest Winners

Weeks 34-37 (August 21 – September 17, 2017) Contest Winners

Week 32-33 (August 6 – 20, 2017) Contest Winners