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Eric Visocan of Fort Benton attempt this photo alleged “Glacier Solitude” at Basin McDonald. He won the all-embracing accepted vote class of the Picture Agrarian Montana photo contest. (Photo: Photo by Eric Visocan )
When Eric Visocan of Fort Benton catholic to Glacier in August, he wasn’t there to booty photos.
However, a photo he captured of boats sitting on a berth on Basin McDonald at dark won him top ceremoniousness in the accepted vote class of the Montana Wilderness Association’s anniversary photo contest.
Visocan, a able bartering photographer, takes his camera with him everywhere he goes. Although his cruise to Glacier was a vacation with his girlfriend, not a alive trip, Visocan couldn’t abide capturing those boats and the berth as black angry to night.
“The lighting was appealing perfect,” Visocan said. “The baptize was so calm.”
Visocan’s photo, blue-blooded “Glacier Solitude,” was one of about 1,000 photos submitted in the sixth anniversary Picture Agrarian Montana photo contest.
“There were a lot of entries this year,” said challenge adjudicator Jeff Van Tine, who teaches photography at Carroll College.
There were additionally a advanced array of entries, he said.
Christopher Rotar of Missoula won the all-embracing advised class of the Picture Agrarian Montana photo challenge with his photo “Sunset Over the Smith River.” (Photo: Photo by Christopher Rotar )
Christopher Rotar of Missoula won the all-embracing advised class with his photo “Sunset Over the Smith River.”
Rotar floated the Smith in July.
“It was our aftermost night on the river,” he said of the photo.
The sky was afire with pinks and golds that akin the colors of a bluff face forth the river.
Rotar hiked up a hillside to abduction the photo attractive bottomward on the river with the sun ambience in the background. He acclimated a GoPro camera to get the shot.
It was that altered angle of the photo that Van Tine liked.
“They acutely confused their anxiety from the river,” he said.
Plus, the Smith is a agrarian place, which is what the photo challenge is all about.
“It’s a appealing appropriate place,” Van Tine said.
Van Tine brand to see photos that appearance a altered perspective.
“A lot of bodies booty photographs from whatever their eye akin is,” he said.
Getting lower or college is what generally differentiates a acceptable photo from a snapshot.
In anticipation the Picture Agrarian Montana contest, he additionally looks for agrarian animals that aren’t generally apparent and for places that are adamantine to get to.
“It’s accurate seeing pictures from places in Montana I’ve never been,” he said.
Luke Jaraczeski of Great Falls won the northcentral Montana arena accepted vote class of the Picture Agrarian Montana photo challenge with his photo “Moose Creek Fishin‘ Hole” (Photo: Photo by Luke Jaraczeski )
Luke Jaraczeski, 11, of Great Falls won the northcentral Montana accepted vote class with a attempt of Moose Creek in the Little Belt Mountains.
Luke goes there every summer with his ancestors and enjoys demography photos.
He took several photos of Moose Creek, abreast the Moose Creek Campground, and submitted the best one to the photo contest.
“That was absolutely my admired because it had absolutely aciculate adverse amid the rocks, which are red and brown, and the actual blooming grass and bushes and trees,” Luke said.
The photo is blue-blooded “Moose Creek Fishin’ Hole.”
“We’ve bent some angle there,” Luke said.
(Photo: Photo by Adam Pehl )
Adam Pehl of Great Falls won the axial Montana accepted vote class with a photo of Lost Basin at sunset.
Pehl visited the basin several times but the lighting and the sky was never absolutely right. Then, one day in July, he saw the clouds and collection to the basin in time to abduction the sunset, Lost Lake’s affecting cliffs and absorbing billow shapes.
“Persistence paid off,” Phel said.
The 2015 Picture Agrarian Montana calendar. (Photo: MWA )
The acceptable photos from the Picture Agrarian Montana photo challenge were aggregate into a agenda that is accessible through the Montana Wilderness Association. To order, alarm 406-443-7350.
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The winners of MWA’s Picture Agrarian Montana photo contest
Overall Winners — Judged
• First Abode — Christopher Rotar, Missoula, “Sunset Over the Smith River”
• Second Abode — Dan Woodruff, Kalispell, “Ridgeline Elk”
• Third Abode — Wyatt Raich, Livingston, “On Top of Montana, Granite Peak”
Overall Winner — Accepted Vote
• Winner — Eric Visocan, Fort Benton, “Glacier Solitude”
Overall Winners — Judged,
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