We are coordinating with Heritage & Agriculture Association to present the Annual Photography Contest at our 2017 Medicine Wheel Festival this year!
Winners in the 2017 Photography Competition
This year’s judge was Randall FitzGerald.
Images of the winning entries will be posted after the Medicine Wheel Garden Festival. Thank you to all of the participants in this year’s competition and a special thank you to Randall Fitzgerald for graciously donating his time.
The Best in Show $125 award was given to Terry Neff for her still life entry entitled “Eggs In A Pod”. Michael Tracy’s “Dragon Fly” received Honorable Mention.
First place winners receive $25, an award ribbon and free entry for the 2018 Photography Competition. Second place receives an award ribbon and free entry for the 2018 Photography Competition. Third place and Honorable Mention receive a ribbon.
Architecture Category: First Place: Elaine Norman “Ringwood Reflection”, Second Place: Ammara Khan “Palace of Art”, Third Place: Penelope Taylor “Texas Barn”, Honorable Mention: Frances DiGangi “Barn Door”.
Animals Category: First Place: Leesa Beckmann “Tasty”, Second Place: Donald May “Elk Surviving Blizzard”, Third Place: Michael Tracy “Snow Bird”, Honorable Mention: Michael Tracy “Greenie”.
General Category: First Place: Michael Tracy “Dragon Fly”, Second Place: Ammara Khan “Fading Glory”, Third Place: Laura Dempsey “Bee Happy”, Honorable Mention: Leesa Beckmann “Eagles Grip”.
Nature/Landscape: First Place: Elizabeth Meerendonk “Bird in Flight”, Second Place: Terry Neff “East View of Delicate Arch”, Third Place: Penelope Taylor “Curious Cows”, Honorable Mention: Dale Disney Sr. “Sailboat”.
Still Life: First Place” Terry Neff “Eggs In A Pod”, Second Place: Joy Schmitz “Calla Lillies Take a Bow”, Third Place: Joy Schmitz “L’il ‘Peace’ of Paradise”, Honorable Mention: Jill Dickerson “A Rare Find”.
People: First Place: Barbara Gellner “Today I Wake Up Beneath a Tree”, Second Place: Leesa Beckmann “Hungarian Gaucho”
Student: First Place: Amanda Dwornikowski “Contrasted”, Second Place: Amanda Dwornikowski “Look and See”, Third Place: Amanda Dwornikowski “These Boots are Made for Walking”.