Capturing the Beauty of the Arboretum 

Time to start taking pictures for the 18th annual photo contest - coming April 2018

2017 Photo Contest

Congratulations to our 2017 Annual Photo Contest Winners! 
Winners by category are:
Tree (Portraits of trees for Arbor Day; big or small, young or old, judges prefer native species)
Adult: Laura Stroebel, "Winter Reflection"
Youth: Weston Courtright, "Up a tree without a paddle"
Landscape (a general scenery view)
Adult: Denise Davies, "Puddle Reflection"
Youth: Ava Diaz-Saavedra, "Winter Wonderland"
Flora (Flowers, foliage, fruit, other parts of plants)
Adult: Mary Ann Lewis, "Fireworks"
Youth: Estlin Davies-Smith, "Beauty of Shadow"
Wildlife (any subject from the animal kingdom)
Adult: Hannah Megathlin, "Bird"
Youth: Charlotte Steffian, "Frog Eggs"

Prizes for the 2017 photo contest were awarded at a reception on Arbor Day, April 28, 2017 at Unity House on the Connecticut College campus.

Time to start taking pictures for next year's contest! The Connecticut College Arboretum's Annual Photo Contest and Exhibition is free and open to all. Awards are given to one Adult and one Youth (under 18 years) in each category. Winners receive $50 and a one year membership to the Arboretum.

Entries, on a space available basis, will be displayed for campus and public viewing in Unity House at Connecticut College through May 24.

View all of the 2017 photo contest entries on the Connecticut College Arboretum Flickr Page.