This year the Troy Fair photo contest had a good showing. The themes were water, leading lines, and literature; with three divisions for entries – adult, professional and youth.
There were first, second and third place winners in each division, with a Best of Show overall and a special People’s Choice award.
The results of this year’s contest were as follows:
Adults: First place to Evan Williams for his “Together Again” in the water theme, second place to Shaylee Smith for her “Solitude” in the leading lines theme, and third place to Chelsea Wagner for her “Harbor” in the leading lines theme.
Professional: First place went to Keegan Beard for her “The Road Not Taken” in the water theme, second place went to Julie Castle for her “Sprout” in the literature theme, and third place also went to Julie Castle for her “Traverse to Exploration” in the leading lines theme.
Youth: First Place went to Emily Toomey for her “Over the Top” in the water theme, second place went to Riley Getola for her “Summer Falls” in the water theme, and third place went to Zoey Grant for her “Dahlias”.
Best of Show went to Chelsea Wagner for her “Skipping Stones” in the water theme and People’s Choice was Marcia Flanagan’s “Nature’s Jewels,” entered in the water theme.
Next year’s themes will be “Signs”, “Night” and “Seasons / Seasonal Activities”.