Park Portfolio

Winners of our 2017 photography contest

Grand-Prize Winner: Misty Morning, Clear Pond

Rick Tyrseck, Danbury, Connecticut

First-Prize Recreation: Moss Lake Half Moon

Blaine Stauffer II, Rome, New York

First-Place Landscape: Dusk on the Boquet

Tim Goodrich, Jericho, Vermont

Second-Place Landscape: Squirrel Valley, Raquette Lake

Spencer Morrissey, Cranberry Lake, New York

First-Place Black and White: Top of the World, Whiteface Mountain

Sue Bonacci, Newtown, Connecticut

Second-Place Black and White: Adirondack Loj Road Meadow

Daniel Hart, Ellicott City, Maryland

Third-Place Black and White: Wood Fern Still Life, Loon Lake

Dave Waite, Ballston Lake, New York

First-Place Wildlife: Eyelash Envy, near Brant Lake

Melanie Houck, Brant Lake, New York

Second-Place Wildlife: Hummingbird on Milkweed, near Saranac Lake

Pat McGuire, Washington DC

Third-Place Wildlife: Otter Family, Old Forge

Sue Kiesel, Sauquoit, New York

Editors’ Choice: You Can’t See Me, Dannemora

Emma Terry, Morrisonville, New York

First-Place People: Summertime, Chateaugay Lake

Cassandra Blair, Burke, New York

Second-Place People: Waiting for the Light, Connery Pond

Robert Stone, Cohoes, New York

Third-Place People: Grace and the Dragonfly, Cranberry Lake

Theresa Denney, Livonia, New York

First-Place Macro: Burst of Milkweed, Keene Valley

Debbie Thacker, Canton, New York

Second-Place Macro: Trail Relic, High Peaks Wilderness Area

Ryan Nerp, Gabriels, New York

Congratulations to all of our standouts. First- through third-place honorees will receive a commemorative piece of pottery by Sue Young, of Jay. In addition, the grand-prize winner gets free admission to this fall’s Weekend with Adirondack Life Magazine Photography Workshop, sponsored by the Adirondack Photography Institute.

See this year's impressive honorable mentions here.