2015 Nature Photography Contest Winners

Now in its seventh year, the purpose of Nature Photography Contest of Jamestown Audubon is to connect people with nature. The contest, held by the Audubon Center & Sanctuary of Jamestown, New York, awards prizes in three categories (Landscape, Plants/Trees/Fungi & Wildlife) and two divisions (The Youth Division is for ages 8-18 or still in high school; Adult is 18 and over or post-high school). Submissions from all local or international photographers with any level of experience are encouraged. Here you can find the selected work from 2015 Nature Photography Contest Winners and Finalists.

Adult Landscape Winner

Lone Tree – Suzy Ro, La Habra, California
Lone Tree

Adult Plants/Trees/Fungi Winner

Leaf of Lace, Kathleen Furey, South Riding, Virginia
Leaf of Lace

Adult Wildlife Winner

The Last Drop – Jose Luis Rodriguez, Avila, Spain
The Last Drop

Youth Landscape Winner

The Path of Stars – Akash Thakkar, Cedar Park, Texas
The Path of Stars

Youth Plants/Trees/Fungi Winner

Red Flora at Kauai, Hawaii – Sarah Stansberry, Lone Tree, Colorado
Red Flora at Kauai

Youth Wildlife Winner

Test of Strength – Mateusz Piesiak, Wroclaw, Poland
Test of Strength

And some of the other finalists from various categories

A Snail’s Pace – Emma Cummings, Cleveland, TN
A Snail's Pace

Deep Inside Alaska – Grace Lam – San Jose, CA
Deep Inside Alaska

Caterpillar of Birds – Jose Luis Rodriguez, Avila, Spain
Caterpillar of Birds

Courtship on the Pond – Teri Franzen, Endicott, NY
Courtship on the Pond

Nearly Dead – Elliot Schiff, Paducah, KY
Nearly Dead

Life’s a Journey – Shi Yingxi, Shanghai, China
Life's a Journey

images Jasphotocontest.com