Spring 2018 Photography Contest Winners Announced


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Winners Announced!

Congratulations to the winners of our Spring 2018 photography contest!

Congratulations to the winners of our Spring 2018 photography contest!  We were so thrilled by all of the entries!  

The winners are listed below:









1st Place - Jeanne McDowell, Huntsville AL - "Unexpected Beauty"










2nd Place – Constance Tulley, Washington MO - "Presence"







3rd Place -  Jeffery Rease, Birmingham AL - "Watching a Louisiana Sunrise"







Honorable Mention – Astrid Ji, New York NY - "Gone with the Wind"







1st Place – Julie Butterworth, Sydney Australia - "Oak Alley Columns"







2nd Place - Robert Pianavilla, Jamul CA - "Slave Cabin Window"







3rd Place - Megan Swearingen, Washougal WA - "Reflections of Slavery"






Honorable Mention – Madison Menard, Lake Charles LA - "Tunnel Vision"






Honorable Mention - Rob Annesley, Lugarno Australia - "Twice as Nice"







1st Place  -  Rob Annesley, Lugarno Australia - "Look at Me"






2nd  Place - Stacy Robertson, Springfield MO - "The Lonely Oak"






3rd Place - Andy Crawford, Prairieville LA - "Signature Tree Under the Stars"






Honorable Mention – Astrid Ji, New York NY - "Sunstar and Oak"


Photo Art:





1st Place - Rachel Olson, Spring Hill KS - "Coming Home"






2nd Place - Astrid Ji, New York NY - "Conversation"









3rd Place - Yael Jolie Noy, Holon Israel - "Through the Looking Glass"


You may also view these winning photos as well as other photos in our free downloadable ebook.