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Tacoma Photographic Society
Annual Spring Fair Photo Contest

April 2024 Results









Congratulations To All Of The Award Winners!

 Top Awards:
 Best Of Show - $150
Suzanne DeMerci Anaya
The Olympics
 1st Place - $100
Richard Price
 2nd Place - $75
Judi Kubes
A Dahlia For Kathy
 3rd Place - $50
Peg Hanson
Statues Posing For Selfie
 Awards Of Excellence - $20 each:
 Best Of Abstract
Bruce Severeid
Palouse Abstraction
 Best Of Animals
D. Heinsberg
Bald Eagle In Rain And Wind
 Best Of Architecture
Douglas Budzynski
Boston's Little Italy
 Best Of Creative
Suzanne DeMerci Anaya Psychedelic Heron
 Best Of Floral
Judi Kubes
Who Needs Color
 Best Of General
William Harris
Too Foggy
 Best Of Landscape
Jenny Stuart
 Best Of Macro
Kristina Allums
 Best Of Monochrome
Maria DeKoker
 Best Of People
Kristina Allums
Inner Conflict
 Best Of Still Life
William Harris


Honorable Mention Awards:
 Suzanne DeMerci Anaya  Flamingos With Shadows
 Ralph Gazal  Mystical Taos
 Douglas Hall  Vestrahorn #2
 Peg Hanson  Catch Me If You Can
 Debbie Klosowski  End Of The Ride
 Larry Michelson  Hummingbird In Flight
 Bruce Severeid  Evening Solitude At Cannon Beach
 Jenny Stuart  Puffin Waits
 Maggie Tieger  Summertime
 Joe Tieger  Hanging On
 Judges' Choice Awards:
 Kristina Allums  The Unknown Journey
 Suzanne DeMerci Anaya  Nighttime Impalas
 William Harris  Dark Slot
 William Harris  Lots Of Sand
 Bruce Severeid  On A Wing And A Prayer
 Maggie Tieger  Watchful

 Daily People's Choice Awards:
 Bruce Benson
 Best Friends
 Cynthia Brandt
 Sunset Agreement
 Judi Kubes
 Diamond Beach Sunset
 Bruce Severeid
 Bruce Benson
 Eagle With Snack
 Richard Price
 Forest Flowers
 D. Heinsberg
 Owl Eyes And Wings
 D. Heinsberg
 Owl And Hawk Chase
 Cynthia Brandt
 Bathing Banana

"Thank You" To All Of The Talented Participants!
You Helped Create A Wonderful Display Of Beautiful Images

  • We had 176 prints submitted by 43 photographers.
  • The Judges awarded 31 awards.
  • The public choose their favorite 8 "People's Choice Awards" (1 for each day of the Fair).
  • To see all of the images submitted to this year's competition, check them out on the temporary WIX website:
  • You may also download a PDF file listing all of the photographers' names, image titles, and placement awards.  click here

The Tacoma Photographic Society extends our sincere thanks to these local companies for helping make our Annual Spring Fair Photo Competition (displayed at the Washington State Fairgrounds in Puyallup each April) a great success for us, and especially for all of the PNW photographer entrants!  Your assistance with displaying the registration forms, collecting the prints, and printing the competition photos is greatly appreciated.

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