Photo Contest

Each year, we asked Puget Sound area photographers to give us their best shot of birds typically found in our region, then invite the public to cast their votes online in both adult (18+) and youth categories. Votes come in from all around the world, and first place winners receive a prize.


congratulations to our 2023 photo contest winners!

Adult Category

 Juried Contest Winner: Douglas Smith, Bufflehead. Runner up: Bob Banks
People’s Choice Winner: Melanie Macham, Savannah Sparrow. 


Junior Category

Juried Contest Winner: Annabelle Pugh, Anna's Hummingbird. Runner Up: Krishna Ilavelan


People's Choice Contest Winner: Anders de Grys, Short-Eared Owl



Jeff Huth
Photography Coordinator
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