Vote in the May photo contest!

You may vote until May 31. Only one vote per person. You do not need to be an OBA member to vote.

April Photo Contest Winner: Canada Goose with young, photo by John Kistler

Photo Contest Winners 2020

Photo Contest Winners 2019

To Enter the June Photo Contest:

Entries will be accepted between June 1 and June 14 at 5:00pm.
To enter the contest, email 1 photo to contest administrator Zia Fukuda at zialeefukuda@gmail.com .
Photos must have been taken in Oregon in April, May, or June of 2020. Please include the species name, location, date the photo was taken, and your name and email address.

Contest Rules

    • Contest submissions must be of wild birds only (as defined by the Oregon Checklist). While minor editing to crop or adjust lighting are acceptable, photographs with major modifications to the subject or background, or photo montages, will be rejected by the contest moderator, whose decision is final.
    • You do not need to be an OBA member to submit a photo in the contest.
    • You do not need to be an OBA member to vote in the contest.
    • Submission period for photos will be the first two weeks of every month, and must be received by our Contest Coordinator by 5 pm on the 14th day. Submitted photos will then be posted here for people to vote on.
    • Once the voting is completed, the winning photo will be displayed as our website home-page image for the following month.
    • When you submit a photo to the photo contest,  you agree to allow OBA to display your photo on the OBA website.
    • Photographers may only submit one photo per contest (monthly).
    • Voters may only vote for one photo per contest (monthly).
    • Photo must have been taken in Oregon and within the current month or two months prior (although we sometimes make exceptions to the date range rule for special, themed contests). For example, only photos from March, April, and May will be accepted for May’s contest.
    • Please include the species name, location, date the photo was taken, and your name and email address.