Last week, we challenged our Instagram community to capture beautiful skies in their photos

We saw breathtaking rainy day window shots, silhouette portraits against warm sunsets, starry nights hiding behind thick fog and more.

Our guest host was Brighton Galvan, a creative director and photographer from California.

“There are so many great photos here from the challenge, I’m honored to have been a part of it,” Galvan said. “I love seeing people post great work on social media — it always inspires me.”

Check out Galvan’s favorite #MashPics_Skyscape submissions below.

Galvan says: The colors are amazing in this photo. Read more…

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