I only went out for a walk and finally concluded to stay out till sundown, for going out, I found, was really going in. ~ John Muir, 1913
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2013 Nature Photography Contest Winners

Best of Show: Dave Weth - “Beautiful Bluebird”

Best of Funks Grove: Mary Jo Admas – “Sit for Awhile”

Adult: People in Nature

1st Place: Kyle Jones – “Calypte Caught”

2nd Place: Jeanna Powell – “Making a Connection”

3rd Place: Mabel Luxl – “Can I Feed You?”


Adult: Plants and Fungi

1st Place: Kristi Lewis – “Urban Spiderwort"

2nd Place: Krisit Lewis – “Flower in Sun”

3rd Place: Mary Jo Adams - “Glory of the Prairie”


Adult: Landscape

1st Place: Madison Roberts – “Bare Winter”

2nd Place: Mary Jo Adams – “Sit for Awhile”

3rd Place: Bill Beavers – “Saps Running”


Adult: Wildlife

1st Place: Dave Weth – “Beautiful Bluebird”

2nd Place: Karen Goloff – “Spider in Web”

3rd Place: Sidney Weth – “Preying for Food”


Youth: Nature
(Includes Wildlife, Landscape, Plants and Fungi, and People in Nature)

1st Place: Lilly Ortega – “Mantis”

2nd Place: Benjamin Guo- “The Ruby King”

3rd Place: Kristen Turner- “All Curled Up”