The purpose of the contest is to promote the beauty of Louisiana's designated natural and scenic rivers.

All photographs must have been taken within the boundaries of the state.

Photos should portray the wildlife, fisheries, natural habitats, or recreational opportunities Louisiana's natural and scenic rivers provide.


Youth Photographer

1st Place - "Peace"
Olivia Currier
Olivia Currier of Covington, LA.
2nd Place - "X Marks the Spot"
Lexi Harper
3rd Place - "Bayou Bartholomew"
Lexi Harper
Lexi Harper of Monroe. LA.

Amateur Photographer

1st Place - "Tchefuncte Summers"
Karen Boudreaux
Karen Boudreaux of Mandeville, LA.
2nd Place - "Bayou Bartholomew"
Greg Harper
Greg Harper of Monroe, LA.
3rd Place - "Brown Pelican in Tree"
Rick Erbach
Rick Erbach of Metarie, LA.

Professional Photographer

1st Place - "Tchefuncte River Ripples"
Margaret Crosby
Margaret Crosby of Mandeville, LA.
2nd Place - "Sunset on Blind River"
Gregory LeBlanc
Gregory LeBlanc of Lafayette, LA.
3rd Place - "Abita River"
Edward Estapa
Edward Estapa of Madisonville, LA.


For more information on the Scenic Rivers Program, visit: Scenic Rivers