2019 Photo Contest Winners
Full size images of all the winning entries listed below can be seen in our photo gallery.
- 1st Place (tie) - "Evening Stroll"
50 Acre Park Evergreen Park, IL
Branch S-287 Laura Gibson-Kelly, Evergreen Park, IL
- 1st Place Place (tie) - "Bunny Raiding the Bird Feeder"
Branch S-156 Diane Beem, Hubbard, OH
- 2nd Place (tie) - "Morning Dove with Baby Dove"
Branch S-090 Marcel Szal, Inverness FL
- 2nd Place (tie) - "What's for Dinner Mom?"
Branch S-233 Yvonne Vodzak, Pittsburgh, PA
- 3rd Place (tie) - "Peek"
Foothills Highwood Mountains, Montana
Branch W-001 Kenneth Siskoff, Great Falls, MT
- 3rd Place (tie) - "Birdwatchers"
Great Grandson, Noah & Henry (cat)
Branch S-202 Margaret Dintino, Campbell, OH
- 3rd Place (tie) - "How to Catch a Mouse"
Granddaughter Olivia with Blackie & Stripes
Branch S-627 Geraldine Wemhoff, Creston, NE
- Honorable Mention (tie) - "Partners in Crime"
Oreo, Australian Sheep dog & Lollipop, crested Gecko
Branch S-177 Lena Knapp, Palmyra, PA
- Honorable Mention (tie) - "Bat Dog"
Sam in his 2018 Halloween costume
Branch S-107 Marie Casciato, Clairton, PA
- 1st Place - "Buoy Bliss"
Thurston's Lobster Pound, Maine
Branch S-524 Patty Freaney, Avon, OH
- 2nd Place (tie) - "Vancouver in the Morning"
Vancouver, British Columbia
Branch SZJH Celeste Tellier, Wakefield, RI
- 2nd Place (tie) - "Beautiful Skyline"
Branch Z-423 Natasha Kirchens, Lake Forest, IL
- 3rd Place - "Bridge to Nature"
Branch S-035 Elaine Walters, Branchburg, NJ
- Honorable Mention - "Barn Billboard"
Trumbull County, OH
Branch S-557 Geraldine Valko, Orwell, OH
Flowers / Leaves / Trees
- 1st Place (tie) - "Reflection in God's Creation"
Palestine Gardens - Lucedale, MS
Branch W-013 Audrey Chromy, North Bend, NE
- 1st Place (tie) - "Queen's Wreath"
Botanical Gardens, Naples, FL
Branch S-141 Rose Marie Krulac, Solon, OH
- 2nd Place (tie) - "Daybreak"
Muir Woods National Park, Muir Woods, CA
Branch S-007 Judy Taylor, Bellbrook, OH
- 2nd Place (tie) - "Get Back to Your Roots"
Michigan's Upper Peninsula
Branch S-180 Noah Clements, Belmont, MI
- 3rd Place (tie) - "Nuts About Fall!"
Branch S-161 Anastacia Viau, Baltimore, OH
- 3rd Place (tie) - "Meghan's Light"
Telegraph Hill / East Chop Martha's Vineyard
Branch Z-499 Kiera Ciolkos, Hadley, MA
- Honorable Mention - "The Old Homestead"
Museum of the Rockies, Bozeman, MT
Branch W-001 Luke Siskoff, Lake Shakopee, MN
- Honorable Mention - "Pretty Pinchers"
Berlin Center, OH
Branch S-169 Kathleen Bach, Youngstown, OH
Lakes / Mountains / Waterfalls
- 1st Place (tie) - "An Emerald Jewel"
Plitvkel Lakes, Croatia
Branch S-410 Cindy Spinelli, Gettysburg, PA
- 1st Place (tie) - "Mt. Hood 2018"
Branch S-452 Lynda Kujawa, St John, IN
- 1st Place (tie) - "Colter Bay Lake"
Northern Grand Tentons National Park, Wyoming
Branch S-180 Grace Clements, Belmont, MI
- 2nd Place - "Bryce Canyon Hoodoos"
Bryce Canyon National Park, Utah
Branch S-522 Mark Summers, Hinckley, OH
- 2nd Place - "A Day in Coconino National Forest"
Branch S-140 Maria Klementovic, Palmerton, PA
- 2nd Place - "Monument Valley Mitten"
Monument Valley, AZ
Branch W-093 Cora Adam, Edina, MN
- 3rd Place (tie) -"Morning Mist over Lake Moraine"
Branch W-018 Dennis Koubsky, Omaha, NE
- 3rd Place (tie) - "Mountains in Breckenridge, CO"
Branch Z-488 Melissa Billger, Grand Rapids, MI
- Honorable Mention (tie) - "Anna Ruby Falls"
Branch S-088 Marian Parker, Lakeland, FL
- Honorable Mention (tie) - "Half Dome"
Yosemite National Park, CA
Branch S-452 Irene Kusbel, Schererville, IN
- 1st Place - "A Long Way Home"
Traveling across the country on a train
Branch S-066 David Holst, Henderson, NV
- 2nd Place - "Safe Harbor"
Branch S-035 Christina Diehl, Califon, NJ
- 3rd Place (tie) - "Musser Lane"
Bellefonte, PA Branch Z-450 Victoria Parsons, Bellefonte, PA
- 3rd Place (tie) - "Flit"
Branch S-066 Diane Holst, Henderson, NV
- Honorable Mention - "The Ripple"
Avon Lake, OH
Branch Z-087 Serena Zinsmeister, Avon Lake, OH
Skies / Sunsets / Tropical
- 1st Place - "BRRR - It's Cold Outside!"
Montana / South Dakota State lines
Branch SZJO - Ronda Cordell, Camp Crook, SD
- 2nd Place (tie) - "Mackinac / Round Island Lighthouse"
Channel of Lake Huron
Branch S-590 Judith Figura, Pittsburgh, PA
- 2nd Place (tie) - "Paradise Found"
Trunk Bay, St John, U.S. Virgin Islands
Branch S-524 Mary Pike, Avon, OH
- 3rd Place (tie) - "The Moon"
7/21/19 Taken with a Telescope & Camera
Branch S-161 Kurt Lesnansky, Youngstown, OH
- 3rd Place (tie) - "Only God Can Make Skies Like This"
Upper Hutt City, New Zealand
Branch S-001 Joseph Moorman, Upper Hutt New Zealand
- Honorable Mention - "Double Rainbow"
Branch S-424 Dorothy Dubina, Pittsburgh, PA
Overall Best Photo
- "In Honor of Bravery"
Normandy, Omaha Beach - A French artist created this sculpture for the 60th Anniversary of D-Day
Branch S-218 Claudia Thomas, Ft Wayne, IN
See all the winning entries.