The 8th Annual Rural Kansas Photography Contest concluded with 916 entries from 144 photographers from across the State of Kansas. For comparison, in 2012 we received 383 entries from 87 photographers.
Photos selected as finalist for 2013 Rural Kansas Photography Contest were voted on during RHES's National Rural Helath Day events on November 21, 2013.
View the winning photos for the 2013 Rural Kansas Photography Contest here.
Below is a list of the finalists with the winning photos highlighted.
Milky way Lutheran- Colin MacMillan (1st)
Wooster Bridge - Carrie S. Poersch
Sunset at Monument Rocks - Christopher Sook
Yella - Leonard Allen
Sabetha Lake - Suann Lawson
Pioneers' Rest- Jeffrey McPheeters (2nd)
Prairie Burn off - Colin MacMillan (1st - TIED)
Teetering on the Edge - Todd Johnson
Fall Light - Moira Cullings
Hidden Gem in Autumn- Jessica Hadl
Summer's Bounty- Jeffrey McPheeters (1st - TIED)
Four Seasons - Kenneth Rodriguez
Welcome Baby - Justin Begnoche (2nd)
Learning How to Brush - Maggie Smet
Gentleness in the Heartland - Connie Rausch (1st)
Incident Commander - Debbie Auld
Kite Flying Kinda Day - Debra L. Scott
Fishing at Sunset - Stacy Blomquist (2nd)
Girl on Easter Train - Todd Johnson
Harvest with Grandpa - Christopher Sook (1st)
Air Balloon Rise - Tom Soetaert
Downdraft - Jean Hutchison
Wildlife and Critters
White Horse- Colin MacMillan
Curious Goat - Brian Goodman
Through the Fence - Mark Dunn
Sunflowers and Swallowtails - Tom Soetaert (2nd)
Indeed - Debbie Auld (1st)
Wrong Turn - Debbie Auld
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