2014-2015 Winter Photo Contest Winners

Snowy cardinal

A female cardinal waiting on her turn at the bird feeder on a snowy day

Susan Grove

Congratulations to the 2014–2015 Almanac Winter Photo winners.

This year, both the Almanac editors AND readers voted on their favorite photos.
 

Grand Prize Winners

Frozen Pair

Credit: Dave Seger

“Oh what a magnificent sight, our Llewellin Setter frozen on point of the Chukar Partridge who is frozen in cover on the ground on this beautiful winter day.”


 

Runners-Up Photos

230 Farmall

Credit: Molly Pokrzywka

“This is my father’s 230 Farmall out in the snow.”

The Day After the Storm

Credit: Bonnie Glynn

“Winter at the Beach”

Sunbathing

Credit: Kathy Diamontopoulos

“Snowy owl enjoying the warm rays.”

Serenity in White

Credit: Trudi Sexton

“Frosty winter morning.”

Sunrise Over The Frozen Casco Bay

Credit: Shawn Saindon

“The view from Union Wharf in Portland, Maine. Feb. 11, 2015.”

Enjoy more photos in our Winter Photo Contest gallery here.

Reader Comments

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I vote for "I". Always have

I vote for "I". Always have loved the beautiful snowy while owl. And equally outstanding is "B" Frozen Pair...so hard to choose.

All lovely, but I like 230

All lovely, but I like 230 Farmall the best. I love the composition and the contrast between the red tractor and the snow.

a frozen pair. Magnificent

a frozen pair. Magnificent dog!

A frozen pair - awesome

A frozen pair - awesome

Frozen pair

Frozen pair

They are all so good its

They are all so good its really hard to decide, but I like the winter seashore a lot!

I Sunbathing

I Sunbathing

E. 230 Farmall Love them

E. 230 Farmall Love them all but E is my #1 choice

H. Duck Pond Fun definitely!

H. Duck Pond Fun definitely!

H. Duck Pond Fun definitely!

H. Duck Pond Fun definitely!

My choice is B Frozen Pair,

My choice is B Frozen Pair, it is the best.

Frozen Pair B is fantastic

Frozen Pair B is fantastic and my pick!

A, Sunrise is my favorite

A, Sunrise is my favorite

B. The Llewellyn setter

B. The Llewellyn setter picture is breathtaking. Incredible that he even got the shot.

B Frozen Pair is my favorite!

B Frozen Pair is my favorite! It is a really neat picture.

I vote for frozen pair

I vote for frozen pair

I vote for B Frozen Pair

I vote for B Frozen Pair

Picture B is the best

Picture B is the best

Serenity.

Serenity.

I think I the Snowy Owl

I think I the Snowy Owl SunBathing!

I choose "F" Snowy Cardinal.

I choose "F" Snowy Cardinal.

B for me.

B for me.

B - Frozen Pair is my pick

B - Frozen Pair is my pick

Serenity in White!

Serenity in White!

F is my choice, all beautiful

F is my choice, all beautiful but this is my favorite.

Cardinal waiting her turn at

Cardinal waiting her turn at the bird feeder.

It's amazing how nature keeps

It's amazing how nature keeps her birds warm in winter so they can survive in snowy countries. I am that registered user, Kenice Cozens.

I love birds, 1.H fun pic

I love birds, 1.H fun pic with boy and ducks. 2. Owl sunbathing. 3. F. Bird beautiful. They should all win. But hard to decide.

F - The cardinal. She seems

F - The cardinal. She seems so regal sitting there. She's beautiful. I also like the owl and the church, but the Cardinal has my first vote.

Sunbathing, definitely. All

Sunbathing, definitely.

All the photos are great, but some of the others are themes you see often on cards and posters - this owl is an original.

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