Welcome to DU! The truly grassroots left-of-center political community where regular people, not algorithms, drive the discussions and set the standards. Join the community: Create a free account Support DU (and get rid of ads!): Become a Star Member Latest Breaking News Editorials & Other Articles General Discussion The DU Lounge All Forums Issue Forums Culture Forums Alliance Forums Region Forums Support Forums Help & Search

mnhtnbb

(31,604 posts)
Fri Jun 15, 2018, 06:34 AM Jun 2018

***SPRING Photo Contest WINNERS***

We had some fabulous entries in the SPRING Photo Contest this year! Thanks to all the photographers who entered and the DU'ers who voted.


Here are the WINNERS!


First Place

Spring Storm Approaching by urbanhermit




Second Place


First day of leaves on the birch trees. by Richard D



And we have a TIE for Third Place!

Rapeseed in Bloom by Mira




AND


The First Flower of Spring...
by CaliforniaPeggy




The other Finalists were:


Baby Piper Arrives! by Bayard

Spring in the Sierra Means Road Trip! by Adsos Letter

The Sisters' Garden Path
by mnhtnbb

Raindrops on Roses
by elleng

Spring in Provence by CurtEastPoint

Tulips! by mnhtnbb



And finally, the host wishes to award an HONORABLE MENTION for this contest to Johnny Noshoes for his humorous interpretation of the theme with his entry Yes It Is





The winner, urbanhermit, will have the privilege of hosting the next Seasonal Contest, SUMMER, which will run in September.









16 replies = new reply since forum marked as read
Highlight: NoneDon't highlight anything 5 newestHighlight 5 most recent replies
***SPRING Photo Contest WINNERS*** (Original Post) mnhtnbb Jun 2018 OP
Winners all....... a kennedy Jun 2018 #1
Thank you thank you very much ..Elvis voice Johnny Noshoes Jun 2018 #2
Second place Butterflylady Jun 2018 #3
WOW - over the top Mira Jun 2018 #4
Congrats to all the winners! CaliforniaPeggy Jun 2018 #5
Congrats to all!! Solly Mack Jun 2018 #6
Thank you! urbanhermit Jun 2018 #7
Wow Johnny Noshoes Jun 2018 #8
Aha! that explains the vertical format FakeNoose Jun 2018 #13
Congratulations to all participants. oasis Jun 2018 #9
Kick! hunter Jun 2018 #10
Thank you to all Richard D Jun 2018 #11
Not my cell phone shot, but urbanhermit! mnhtnbb Jun 2018 #12
K&R. Am I the only one who votes for my second or third favorites when it's obvious that tblue37 Jun 2018 #14
Congrats to the winners and alfredo Jun 2018 #15
love it Johnny Noshoes Jun 2018 #16

Johnny Noshoes

(1,983 posts)
2. Thank you thank you very much ..Elvis voice
Fri Jun 15, 2018, 08:55 AM
Jun 2018

Congrats to the winners. I saved the winning entry as wallpaper for my desktop. Great shot.

Mira

(22,404 posts)
4. WOW - over the top
Fri Jun 15, 2018, 10:14 AM
Jun 2018

I thought this contest had some of the most spectacular entries. Congrats to all who won and all who entered. The top two took my breath away. And so did California Peggy's flower, as I was laughing about Johnny Noshoes' joking
It's so much fun to participate, and thanks for your votes.

CaliforniaPeggy

(150,706 posts)
5. Congrats to all the winners!
Fri Jun 15, 2018, 10:47 AM
Jun 2018

It was a great contest, full of amazing photos!

I am very honored to share the third place spot with Mira, who is one of my roll models. Her photo is so breathtaking!

urbanhermit

(754 posts)
7. Thank you!
Fri Jun 15, 2018, 12:27 PM
Jun 2018

Thank you for all the votes, I'm honored to have won the contest. My photo was taken on a cell phone so just proof that you don't need expensive gear to get a good shot.

Richard D

(8,978 posts)
11. Thank you to all
Sat Jun 16, 2018, 01:46 AM
Jun 2018

It's always fun to enter these contests and an honor to be one of the top choices.

Congrats to mnhtnbb for that spectacular (cell phone!!!!!!) shot. Amazing.

Now, those of you who don't have a "good camera", well, no excuses! Join the photography group and enjoy!

tblue37

(65,832 posts)
14. K&R. Am I the only one who votes for my second or third favorites when it's obvious that
Sun Jun 17, 2018, 12:45 PM
Jun 2018

the one I like best is running away with the votes?

Latest Discussions»General Discussion»***SPRING Photo Contest W...