Kirsten's beautiful winter landscape nets her $25 to Applebees.

We had a plethora of stunning photos submitted to our contest this week but Kirsten managed to capture the beauty and peacefulness of winter even though in reality we all despise the season.

Check out her photo below.

Kirsten Kelsch

The black and white effect was a nice touch as well. Kristen wins $25 to Applebees. Check out all of the other photo submissions this week in the photo gallery below or the video slideshow above.

Next week's Photo of the Week contest begins at 6am on Jan. 25 on our Facebook page.