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PRDBA photo contest winners

PRDBA photo contest winners announced

Winners of the summer-fall Park Rapids Downtown Business Association (PRDBA)
photo contest are Debbie Center of Nevis, Tracy Lund of Akeley, Christopher Pattock of
Tempe, AZ and Barbra Wicks of Park Rapids.
A record 66 entries were received in the PRDBA’s 19th contest.
Center’s photo, Somewhere Under the Rainbow, won in the Main Street Scenes
category. Lund’s winning photo, Overhead, won in the Wildlife category. Pattock’s photo
taken at Headwaters Golf Course and titled Teeing off in Heaven won in the Recreation
category. Little Sand Sunset is Wicks’ winning photo in the Area Lake Scenes category.
Max Bailey Photography sponsors the contest and awards a professionally finished,
11X14-inch mounted picture of the winning photograph in each category.
You can view the winning entries as well as all of the photo contest submissions by
visiting and clicking on the Photo Contest link.
Photo submissions are now being accepted for the winter-spring contest, again being
sponsored by Max Bailey Photography. Amateur and professional photographers are
welcome to participate. Contest rules, guidelines and the photo entry form are available
on the website. The submission deadline is April 30, 2020.
The contest is intended to capture and celebrate the beauty and unique character of
Park Rapids and the surrounding area.

Tracy Lund’s photo Overhead taken in White Oak Township won in the Wildlife


Debbie Center took her winning photo in the Main Street Scenes category at

Water Wars. It’s titled Somewhere Under the Rainbow.

Somewhere Under the Rainbow-low res

Christopher Pattock’s photo Teeing off in Heaven, taken at Headwaters Golf
Course, won in the Recreation category.

Teeing off in Heaven

Barbra Wicks’ winning photo, Little Sand Sunset, won in the Area Lake Scenes
category which drew 27 entries this time.

Little Sand Sunset





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