Goshen News, Goshen, IN

Local News

February 10, 2013

Local photographers show off their talent in annual Elkhart County Parks contest

The Elkhart County Parks and Recreation Department recently announced the winners of its 22nd annual photography contest. The contest had a record 374 entries this year as independent judges picked the top three finishers in three categories, along with three honorable mentions. The categories were: In the Air, Nature of the Photo and Activities in the Park.

In addition, awards were given for best of show, best black and white and best special effects, as well as youth category winners.

Winners are as follows:

In the Air

1. Mike DuBois — Sunset Blues

2. Sue Platt — Out of the Fog

3. Kathy Nobles — Frosty Morning Fishing

HM. Sue Smith — Morning; Ellen Stevens — Golden Winter Morning; Karen DeLater — River Fog

Nature of the Photo

1. Julia Tyson — The Little Things in Life

2. Joyce McGuire — Clematis

3. Gale Lascola — Winters Image

HM. Mike DuBois — Untitled; Joe Buckreis — Stunning Station; Sarah Freehafer — Garden

Activities in the Park

1. Cindy Lacava — Into the Woods at Cobus Creek

2. Linda Hachet — Snozzing

3. Catherine Clifford — Windmill

HM. Lawerence Briggs — Ox Bow Park; Andy Berney — Untitled; Pam Parcell — Quiet in the Park

Youth category

1. Taylor Poff — Little Wonders

2. Sarah Freehafer — Garden

3. Vincent Massa — Flight

HM. Taylor Poff — Masked; Taylor Poff — Signs of Life; Timothy Fleming — Tribute to Suess

Top awards

Best Special Effects; Joyce McGuire — Waiting

Best Black and White: Amanda Maxwell — Tree Stump

Best of Show: Joyce McGuire — Ol’ Fishing Hole

Photographer’s Choice Award: Ellen Stevens — Golden Winter Morning

1
Text Only
Local News
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.
Poll

With military action and tensions escalating between Russia and Ukraine, as well as Israel and Palestine, are you worried that the U.S. and other nations may get drawn into these conflicts?

Yes, it is a great concern of mine
I’m a little worried, but not too much
No, I’m not worried at all
     View Results
AP Video
Kerry: Humanitarian Cease-fire Efforts Continue Raw: Corruption Trial Begins for Former Va Gov. The Carbon Trap: US Exports Global Warming UN Security Council Calls for Gaza Cease-fire Traditional African Dishes Teach Healthy Eating 13 Struck by Lightning on Calif. Beach Baseball Hall of Famers Inducted Israel, Hamas Trade Fire Despite Truce in Gaza Italy's Nibali Set to Win First Tour De France Raw: Shipwrecked Concordia Completes Last Voyage Raw: Sea Turtle Hatchlings Emerge From Nest Raw: Massive Dust Storm Covers Phoenix 12-hour Cease-fire in Gaza Fighting Begins Raw: Bolivian Dancers Attempt to Break Record Raw: Israel, Palestine Supporters Rally in US Raw: Air Algerie Flight 5017 Wreckage Virginia Governor Tours Tornado Aftermath Judge Faces Heat Over Offer to Help Migrant Kids Kangaroo Goes Missing in Oklahoma More M17 Bodies Return, Sanctions on Russia Grow