Yellowstone Forever 2016: Top 100

In partnership with Yellowstone Forever, we are pleased to officially announce the Top 100 Winners of the 2016 Yellowstone Forever Photo Contest.

Congratulations to the photographers here and a big thank you to all who participated in this competition!

CATEGORY: WILDLIFE

1st Place AMATEUR

American Bison and Newborn Calf

South of Madison Junction along the Firehole River

By Mark Planck

2nd Place AMATEUR

Bighorn Sheep and Coyotes

Lamar Valley

By Richard Rigterink

3rd Place AMATEUR

Cutthroat Trout

Trout Lake

By John Winnie

1st Place PROFESSIONAL

Pronghorn Herd Migration

By Sam Parks

2nd Place PROFESSIONAL

Bison Calf and Cowbird

Madison River Valley

By Steve Hinch

3rd Place PROFESSIONAL

Coyote and Vole

Lamar Valley

By Rob Palmer

1st Place YOUTH

Red Fox Leaping Series

Lamar Valley

By Ashleigh Scully, at age 14

2nd Place YOUTH

Black Bear

Tower-Roosevelt Area

By Vishal Subramanyan, at age 14

3rd Place YOUTH

Bison Close-up

Lamar Valley

By Sarah Cherry, at age 16

CATEGORY: LANDSCAPES

1st Place AMATEUR

Sawmill Geyser

Upper Geyser Basin

By Tim Auer

2nd Place AMATEUR

Lower Falls

By Thomas Loucks

3rd Place AMATEUR

Aurora over Hayden Valley

By Kristine Branstetter

1st Place PROFESSIONAL

Frozen Lower Falls

By Jeffrey Honda

2nd Place PROFESSIONAL

Moonrise over Specimen Ridge

By Thomas Haney

3rd Place PROFESSIONAL

Old Faithful Sunrise

By Sean Fitzgerald

1st Place YOUTH

Grand Prismatic Spring

By Syler Peralta-Ramos, at age 18

2nd Place YOUTH

Observer in Hayden Valley

By Nicholas Grayson, at age 16

3rd Place YOUTH

Lodgepole Pines along Grand Loop Road

By Jake Steinmetz, at age 14

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AMATEUR: Landscapes and Wildlife

PROFESSIONAL: Landscapes and Wildlife

YOUTH: Landscapes and Wildlife

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Top image: © Mark Warnes / 2016 Yellowstone Forever. All Rights Reserved. No use without permission of photographers.

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