Winners of the summer-fall Park Rapids Downtown Business Association (PRDBA) photo contest have been chosen. They are Dewey Goeden, Rollie Jacobsen and Sandy Nordick of Park Rapids, and Craig Bihrle of Bismarck, ND.
Goeden’s photo, The Red, White & Blue, taken at the 4th of July parade, won in the Main Street Scenes category. Jacobsen shot his Wildlife photo, Northern Flicker in a Mountain Ash tree, in late September in Straight River Township. Nordick’s winning photo in the Recreation category was taken on a November morning. Birhle’s winning photo in the Area Lake Scenes category is Summer, the Dog, Cools Off, taken on Potato Lake.
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 clicking on the Photo Gallery link.
Photo submissions are now being accepted for the winter-spring contest. Amateur and professional photographers are welcome to participate. Contest rules, guidelines and the photo entry form are available on the website. The next submission deadline is April 30, 2023.
The contest is intended to capture and celebrate the beauty and unique character of Park Rapids and the surrounding area.