National Park Trips Media received 3,000 spectacular photo entries to the 8th Annual National Park Photo Contest presented by Tamron. It was a difficult task because of the high quality of entries, but the judges have selected the winners.
The top photographer in each of three categories is awarded their choice of Tamron lenses, the Tamron SP 15-30MM F/2.8 Di VC USD ($1,299 value) or Tamron SP 150-600MM F/5-6.3 Di VC USD ($1,069 value). Their photos will also be featured in National Park Journal magazines hitting news stands in late fall through spring.
In addition, 30 honorable mention winners receive certificates and are featured on our national park websites.
Max Foster from Plymouth, Minn.
Yosemite National Park - Glowing Half Dome behind Yosemite Falls
Lindsay Donald from Hoover, Alabama
Katmai National Park - Brown Bears in the Heat of the Battle
Night Skies Winner
Nathan Dolin-Aubertin from Park City, Utah
Arches National Park - Milky Way over Delicate Arch
National Park Trips Media and Tamron also congratulate these photographers for their outstanding entries: