Summer/fall photo contest winners named

Winners of the summer-fall Park Rapids Downtown Business Association (PRDBA) photo contest are Debbie Center of Nevis, Tracy Lund of Akeley, Christopher Pattock of Tempe, AZ and Barbra Wicks of Park Rapids.

A record 66 entries were received in the PRDBA’s 19th contest.

Center’s photo, Somewhere Under the Rainbow, won in the Main Street Scenes category. Lund’s winning photo, Overhead, won in the Wildlife category. Pattock’s photo taken at Headwaters Golf Course and titled Teeing off in Heaven won in the Recreation category. Little Sand Sunset is Wicks’ winning photo in the Area Lake Scenes category.

Max Bailey Photography sponsors the contest and awards a professionally finished, 11X14-inch mounted picture of the winning photograph in each category.

You can view the winning entries as well as all of the photo contest submissions by visiting www.parkrapidsdowntown.com and clicking on the Photo Contest link.

Photo submissions are now being accepted for the winter-spring contest, again being sponsored by Max Bailey Photography. Amateur and professional photographers are welcome to participate. Contest rules, guidelines and the photo entry form are available on the website. The submission deadline is April 30, 2020.

The contest is intended to capture and celebrate the beauty and unique character of Park Rapids and the surrounding area.