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Online Voting for People’s Choice Award For Appalachian Mountain Photography Competition Begins

By Jesse Wood

March 4, 2013. The People’s Choice Award for the 10th annual Appalachian Mountain Photography Competition started last Friday. The contest will conclude on May 17, 2013, at 5 p.m.

While professional photographers will judge the 46 photographs from among six other categories – Adventure, BRP Journey, Culture, Environment, Flora and Fauna, Landscape – the people will judge the People’s Choice Award.

Register to vote at http://pca.appmtnphotocomp.org/index.asp?action=register. Once you register, wait for a confirmation email that will lead you to where you can view the photos. 

View photos from the opening reception at the Turchin Center for the Visual Arts. Photos by Ken Ketchie

The former director of Watauga County Cooperative Extension stands in front of her photo titled: “”Aunt” Orelena’s Story.” Photo by Ken Ketchie


“Highlands Hammer Heave”
Jim Ruff


“Lucy’s Dream Day”
Eric Heistand


“Another Autumn”
Sharon Canter

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