England's Big Picture: 18 - 24 December

Each day we feature an interesting photograph shared with us from across England.

This week, our gallery theme will be reflection. Find out how you can join in and submit your images and videos below.

If you are looking for inspiration, view some top tips from three of England's Big Picture photographers.

Reflection at Salisbury Cathedral Image copyright Harvey Jones
Image caption This image shows the roof of the nave of Salisbury Cathedral as seen in the surface of the water in the font. It was taken by Harvey Jones
Reflected cat Image copyright Karen Browne
Image caption Karen Browne sent this picture of her cat Marvin, reflected in her home in Preston, Lancashire
Reflected lights in water Image copyright Sonia Bashir
Image caption Sonia Bashir took this photograph of Lytham St Annes from a jetty. She said "the Lytham windmill looked beautiful in the water"
Tyneham village in Dorset Image copyright Bob Mahoney
Image caption The abandoned village of Tyneham in Dorset was photographed by Bob Mahoney. The village was taken over for military exercises in 1943 and the people who lived there never returned. Bob said: "Tyneham is a place which leads you to reflect on what happened there and the wide range of different human costs of war."
Reflected pylons Image copyright Steve Smith
Image caption Steve Smith took this photograph of pylons supporting power lines as they cross the River Parrett near Hinkley Point Nuclear Power Station in Somerset
Little Grebe swimming Image copyright Mike Doyle
Image caption This image of a little grebe was taken by Mike Doyle as it swam on a nearly-frozen lake in Arundel, West Sussex
Reflections of boats and lights in water Image copyright David Townsend
Image caption David Townsend took this photograph at Ramsgate Marina in Kent

How to submit a picture

Email us at england@bbc.co.uk, post it on Facebook or tweet it to @BBCEngland. You can also find us on Instagram - use #englandsbigpicture to share an image there. There is a recent archive of pictures on our England's Big Picture board on Pinterest.

When emailing pictures, please make sure you include the following information:

  • The full name of the person who took the pictures (as this person owns the copyright);
  • Confirmation that the copyright holder gives permission for the BBC to use their pictures across all its outputs;
  • The location, date and time that the pictures were taken;
  • Your telephone number so we can get back to you if we have any further questions;
  • Any other details about the pictures that may be useful for us to know.

Please note that whilst we welcome all your pictures, we are more likely to use those which have been taken in the past week.

Terms and conditions

If you submit a picture, you do so in accordance with the BBC's Terms and Conditions.

In contributing to England's Big Picture you agree to grant us a royalty-free, non-exclusive licence to publish and otherwise use the material in any way that we want, and in any media worldwide.

It's important to note, however, that you still own the copyright to everything you contribute to England's Big Picture, and that if your image is accepted, we will publish your name alongside.

The BBC cannot guarantee that all pictures will be used and we reserve the right to edit your comments.

At no time should you endanger yourself or others, take any unnecessary risks or infringe any laws while collecting any kind of media.

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