We are happy to announce the winning entries in our 2023 Fall Photo Contest. Springfield’s natural beauty has truly shone through the lenses of our talented community photographers. We received an impressive collection of entries for the contest, each capturing the essence of our city’s natural world. After careful consideration, we are thrilled to announce the well-deserved winners:
🥇 First Place: M.J. Tash – “Forest Park Winter”
A captivating portrayal of the serene winter landscapes in Forest Park.
🥈 Second Place: Jan Piepul – “Hummingbird in Flight”
An exquisite shot capturing the grace and beauty of a hummingbird in motion.
🥉 Third Place: Bill Malloy – “Forest Park Winter Wonderland”
A stunning depiction of the enchanting winter wonderland within Forest Park.
We would like to extend our heartfelt gratitude to all participants who shared their incredible photographs, showcasing the natural wonders that make Springfield a unique and cherished place.
But that’s not all! We’re excited to announce that our next photo contest is just around the corner, scheduled for this upcoming winter. We encourage all photography enthusiasts to keep their cameras ready and their creative spirits high. Stay tuned for more details on how to participate and the exciting prizes we have in store.
As a token of our appreciation for your outstanding contributions, all contest winners will receive a valuable field guide to trees. We hope this resource will aid them in further exploring and appreciating the abundant green spaces that Springfield has to offer.
Congratulations once again to our winners, and thank you to everyone who made the ReGreen Springfield Photo Contest a resounding success. Your passion for preserving and celebrating the natural world is truly inspiring.
Stay connected with ReGreen Springfield for more opportunities to engage with and protect our city’s precious environment. Together, we can continue to make Springfield a greener, more vibrant place to call home.
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