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Announcing the 2017 Virginia Vistas Photo Contest Winners!

We are so excited to announce the winners of our annual Virginia Vistas Photo Contest. The winners were revealed on Sunday, July 9 by the Richmond Times-Dispatch in a full-color cover article (titled Enjoy the Views) in their Sunday Flair section. Take a look, and let us know what you think! And yes, note card sets of the ten Winners are available! Call us at (804) 643-VIEW (8439) or email@scenicvirginia.org to place your order.

Country Lane by Richard Koth, Best in Show Winner

Country Lane by Richard Koth, Best in Show Winner

George and Old City Hall by Bill Piper

George and Old City Hall by Bill Piper, Cities & Towns Winner

Fishing for Rays by John Ernst

Fishing for Rays by John Ernst, Coastal & Chesapeake Bay Winner

 Rural Landscape by Robert Coles

Rural Landscape by Robert Coles, Farms & Open Spaces Winner

Route 250, Highland County by Robert Coles

Route 250, Highland County by Robert Coles, Highways & Byways Winner

Powell Valley by Liz Clayton

Powell Valley by Liz Clayton, Mountains & Valleys Winner

Sunset on the York River by Chris Beasley

Sunset on the York River by Chris Beasley, Rivers & Waterways Winner

Foggy Sunrise at James River State Park by Roderick Perkinson

Foggy Sunrise at James River State Park by Roderick Perkinson, State Parks Winner

Light in the Woods by John Ernst

Light in the Woods by John Ernst, Scenic Trees Winner

Mill Creek behind Jamestown Island by Roderick Perkinson

Mill Creek behind Jamestown Island by Roderick Perkinson, Vistas with Wildlife Winner