Monday, April 22, 2013

Photo Contest Winners!

Our jury has finally emerged from its carefully guarded seclusion and handed us the list of winners for our Water Library Photo Contest held throughout National Library Week (April 14-20).  Thanks to everyone who participated in our photo contest.   We were all impressed at the creative ways you found to interpret our themes of libraries, community, and water!

And finally, for your participation, we enthusiastically declare that you are all winners! (literally)

"Best Show of Library Pride" Antonia McGinn (@missmcginn) for her photo submission of the UW-Madison Department of Geography's Robinson Map Library

"Best Great Lakes Sunrise" Wisconsin Sea Grant,  Fisheries Specialist, Titus Seilheimer (@DrFishS) for his beautiful photo of Lake Michigan facing East 

"Most Creative Use of Abandoned Furniture" award went to Steenbock Library, Science Information Services Librarian, Erin Carrillo (@partiecolored)

"Water Cycle Artistry Award" for "Half Lake/Half Water" is awarded to Steenbock Library, Undergraduate Services Librarian, Jessica Newman (@jessinalibrary)

"Educational Brilliance Award" went to Steenbock Library (@Ask_Steenbock) for their photo of an aquaponics display presented during last week's Undergraduate Symposium

"Best Sunset Dipping Into Lake" award goes to Wisconsin Sea Grant, Communications Manager, Moira Harrington

"Water Recreation Promotion" honors went Wisconsin Sea Grant, Communications Manager, Moira Harrington

"Best Forlorn Boat Adjacent to Stream" distinction is awarded to Wisconsin Sea Grant, Communications Manager, Moira Harrington

All photos are copyright protected and should not be used without first obtaining permission from the photographers.  Thanks.