Thank you to everyone who participated in the 2018 Wildlife-In-Focus contest. The contest raised $17,586 for wildlife in need at the BC SPCA's Wild ARC
, which cares for more than 3,000 injured and orphaned wild animals a year.
Congratulations to our People's Choice Award winner, Izabelle Stevens, and to all our top 52 photographers - their photos are featured on an exclusive deck of Wildlife-In-Focus playing cards available for purchase now
. The judge's winning picks are in - check out the winners and honourable mentions below! Next year's contest will open July 2019
- sign up below to get notified when the contest opens and other Wildlife-In-Focus updates.
1st - Tony Markle, Rufous hummingbird
2nd - Teresa Nightingale, Deer fawns
3rd - Vicki Morell, Short-eared owl
1st - Henrik Nilsson, Grizzly bears
2nd - Jonathan Bauder, Pika
3rd - Josh DeLeenheer, Sea otter
People's Choice Award
Congratulations to our People's Choice Award winner, Izabelle Stevens
. Her photo of a bee
raised $672 for Wild ARC.
Last year's cards sold out in just a matter of days, don't wait - buy your deck of cards
featuring our top 52 photos at shop.spca.bc.ca
. This is a limited quantity run, so once they're sold out - that's it!
This year's exciting prize sponsors include: Canadian Geographic, Lens & Shutter, LUSH, NatureKids BC, Outdoor Photography Canada.
* Banner photos courtesy of Tony Markle, Elayne Rosa, Stephen Lustig, and Colin Franks