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Announcing the 2019 Teen Photo Contest Winners

Teen photographers interpreted the theme “Our Community” in the 2019 Dayton Metro Library Teen Photo Contest. Nine photos were named the winners at an Awards Ceremony and Art Show on May 9. Each winner received an Amazon gift card at the ceremony, which took place at the Main Library.


Black & White Category:

First Place - Reece Rucker, Wales Drive Home School Academy
Second Place - Anabella Hadley, Homeschooled
Third Place - Grace Ramsdell, New Lebanon High School & Miami Valley Career Technology Center


Color Category:

First Place - Julia Seaman, Bethel High School
Second Place - Alanna Morales, Homeschooled
Third Place - Leila Jacox, CHESS Christian School


Digitally Enhanced Category:

First Place - Max Frye, Morton Middle School
Second Place - Amariah Hoerner, CHESS Christian School
Third Place - John Gaeke, Fairmont High School

Winning photos are posted above and the finalists will be exhibited at three library locations this summer:

June – Vandalia Branch Library, 330 S. Dixie Dr.
July – New Lebanon Branch Library, 715 W. Main St.
August 19 - September 3 – Northwest Branch Library, 2410 Philadelphia Dr.



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